Laura is the Executive Director at the CCHAT Center in Sacramento, California. CCHAT is a highly specialized and comprehensive listening and spoken language program for children who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families. Laura is a licensed audiologist and a credentialed teacher of the deaf. She joined the CCHAT Center in 2004. Laura earned her B.A. in communication disorders from California State University, Long Beach, an M.A. in communicative disorders - audiology from California State University, Los Angeles, and an M.Ed. in special education from the University of Utah. She currently holds an Administrative Services Credential.