Laura Meier hold a BS from Appalachian State University and a Masters in Teaching from Winthrop University. She taught high school Social Studies at a drop-out prevention program in Charlotte before staying home with her children, then served as the director of an after-school program for at-risk middle school students. Eventually Laura left that to start her own photography business. She has volunteered for many progressive political candidates and SwingLeft.  In the last election cycle, Laura managed Lillian’s List Featured Candidate Carolyn Logan’s campaign for state House Representative. Currently, Laura is the President of Charlotte Women’s March.  Laura also currently serves on the board of Cops and Barbers in Charlotte.