Laura joined the national volunteering and social action charity Volunteering Matters (formerly CSV) in September 2014. Her role includes marketing and communication, policy and research, European policy and Income Generation. She lead the successful rebrand from CSV to Volunteering Matters in April 2015.
Prior to joining Volunteering Matters Laura was at Stonewall the gay equality charity, where she was deputy CEO.
Laura spent the first 18 years of her career in the private sector, including working for the Guardian and Observer Newspapers, Talk Radio and Viacom Outdoor where she was national sales director.