Laura first fell in love with marketing & technology in 1999, when she took on a marketing role at a startup out of a warehouse in Los Angeles. In her current role as Director of Marketing for SecureDocs, Inc. her focus is on building awareness of both the SecureDocs and ContractWorks products, putting a strong emphasis on educational initiatives that help the industries those products serve. Before her current position, Laura held marketing management positions at a number of software companies. Most recently, she served as a marketing manager at AppFolio, leading all marketing initiatives for the SecureDocs product prior to its spin off. Before that, she worked as Education Marketing Manager at Lesson Planet, an educational technology company where she built demand for their school and district products. She has been instrumental in launching several companies and products across the music, education, and software spaces. Laura is active in the Santa Barbara software community and holds a leadership position at a non-profit focused on startup community building. Laura holds a B.A. from UCLA and an M. Ed from UCSB.