Laura Skidmore received a B.A. in Modern Languages from Wright State University in 2001 and an M.A. in Spanish (Hispanic Linguistics) from the Ohio State University in 2010. She was a Rotary International Ambassador to Spain in 1998-1999.
She has used her language skills in a variety of positions, including as an entrepreneur, a private Spanish coach for professionals, a teacher in public and private schools, a university instructor, and a translator.
Laura often works with entrepreneurial and non-profit ventures. She previously served as Executive Director at the Dayton International School and as President of the school’s board of directors. She is currently working with the non-profit group Mothers Out Front to launch their efforts in Ohio. Mothers Out Front mobilizes mothers, grandmothers and their allies to ensure a livable planet for all children.
Laura lives near Yellow Springs, Ohio with her family.