Program Manager, NCCPHT
New Orleans, LA
Laura Prechter, MS, works within the National Coordinating Center for Public Health Training (NCCPHT) at the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI). In this position, she supports NNPHI’s role in coordinating 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.