New Orleans, LA
Laura Prechter, MS, works within the National Network of Public Health Institute’s (NNPHI) Workforce, Training, and Education portfolio as the Program Manager for Workforce Development Capacity Building. In this position, she supports NNPHI’s role as the National Coordinating Center for the Public Health Learning Network. She also manages the Public Health Learning Navigator, as well as various online communities of practice and learning networks.
Before joining NNPHI, Laura worked in the Office of Mayor Mitch Landrieu as part of the Mayor’s Innovation Delivery Team, a department funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies to provide the city of New Orleans with the capacity and expertise to systematically innovate and develop solutions to top mayoral priorities. Prior to entering the public health field, Laura worked in the arts at various galleries and museums. Laura earned her MS in Nonprofit Management from the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy and a BA in Art History from Tulane University.