Laura has been involved with competitive swimming for over forty years, first as an age group swimmer, then as a high school and college athlete. She swam and played water polo for Harvard University and has pursued Masters swimming for much of her adult life. Laura has coached youth, high school and Masters swim teams and is recently certified in the SwimAmerica program. Laura’s two oldest children swam at Cherry Creek and at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Her hobbies include hiking, reading, travel and helping swimmers of all ages and ability levels grow in proficiency and love for the sport.