Laurel is the Secretary of the Pueblo Heritage Museum’s Board of Directors. Laurel was a licensed Legal Assistant, and a recent retiree from the Department of Social Services. Retirement was necessary as she just couldn’t find the time to “work” with preservationists and historical venues in Pueblo. Laurel served on the Board of Directors of Historic Pueblo, Inc. for 10 years, serving as president twice. She is past president of the Pueblo Heritage Museum, a standing member of the City of Pueblo Goodnight Barn Stakeholders’ Group.