Laura was the Professional Rising Star 2nd runner up in the 2010 Desert Classic and San Francisco Open Dancesport Championships. She was also the winner of the 2006 Maryland Dancesport and USA Dance South Central Regional championships. Laura was the Co-Organizer for the NDCA Sanctioned event, Pacific Grand Ball, between 2009 and 2011. She was also the former Artistic Director for the Premier Ballroom Studio (a.k.a. Synergy Dance Ballroom) Formation Team.