Laura began serving at the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina in November 2015. She was born and raised in Texas, but now calls Georgia home. Laura received a bachelor’s degree in Math Education from the University of Georgia and a Master’s in Education from Wayland Baptist University. Previously, Laura served at LifeWay for four years with Centrikid Camps where she eventually met her husband, Eric. After living in Texas and Wisconsin, the Sampsons have settled in Chapel Hill, NC for Eric to complete his PhD in Philosophy.
Laura taught high school math for two years, privately tutored, and volunteered with a youth group during college. She has a passion for investing in younger generations and loves the opportunity to serve the Church with the Youth Evangelism and Discipleship team.