Mrs. Laura Lavoie
Laura Lavoie is the Associate Director of Student Activities and Leadership. She has a B.A. in Psychology from SUNY Potsdam and completed her graduate studies here at St. Lawrence, earning dual master’s degrees in education and counseling. Prior to returning to SLU, Laura worked as a professional counselor before pursuing a career in higher education. She has previously worked in Residence Life and Diversity Initiatives, but has found that her true passion lies in working with student leaders.
Laura works with student leaders in many venues. She supervises the Student Activities Assistants and Student Activities Interns, organizes the annual Leaders Among Laurentians student leader training, and plans orientation leader training. Additionally, she advises the senior class council and Greek organizations, which includes five nationally-affiliated fraternities and sororities, one local sorority, Panhellenic Council, Interfraternity Council, and Gamma Sigma Alpha Greek Honorary. Laura also plans several major campus events, including the First-Year Cup Festival, Family Weekend, and Commencement celebration events, including Senior Week and the Senior Dinner Dance.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time in the beautiful scenery of the North Country with her husband and daughters.