Laura Forst

Executive Assistant

Laura Forst brings experience in education and event production to Education Design Lab as an Executive Assistant.  She will be supporting the initiatives of both the College Transformation and Digital Transformation teams.

Prior to joining the Lab, Laura was an elementary music educator for thirteen years.  She also spent time planning charity fundraising events across the state of Minnesota. She is excited to join the Lab because of the systemic changes the Lab is making in the world of education.

HOMETOWN: Hutchinson, Minnesota

BACHELOR’S: B.A. in Music Education / Music Management, Luther College

MASTER’S: M.M. in Music Education, University of Southern Mississippi

FAVORITE QUOTE: “What we do for ourselves dies with us.  What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal”. – Albert Pike

WHEN I’M NOT AT WORK I’M… spending time with my dog and cat, traveling to new destinations, reading mystery books, teaching yoga, and working out in my home gym.