Laurie has been employed at Harvest Plaza Animal Hospital since 1987. Her love has always been to work with animals. Her passion has been fulfilled here at Harvest Plaza Animal Hospital.
Laurie lives in O’Fallon with her husband Mark and daughter Natalie. Their four-legged family consists of an Australian Shepherd, Noah, Golden Retriever, Bindi Sue, Husky mix, Crusader who serves as an in school therapy dog at Assumption Grade School, as well as two cats, Pickles and Oakley.
Laurie enjoys training dogs in her spare time. She competes in Obedience Agility and Herding. She is a founder of Champ Assistant Dogs where she previously trained service dogs and did therapy work at local hospitals. She also works part-time decorating cakes at Schnucks. In her free time, she enjoys camping, hiking, and traveling.