Laurie is an Austin native and grew up in West Lake Hills. Laurie and her husband purchased first home in South Austin. After a successful negotiation and purchase in an aggressive sellers’ market, Laurie was determined to pursue a career in residential real estate. Prior to joining Leah at Gottesman Residential Real Estate, Laurie was an Associate at EQ Capital Strategies, a middle-market buy and sell-side advisory firm, working directly with the managing partners, clients and private equity firms throughout the transaction process. Laurie also has experience in public relations and communications. She was a Senior Account Executive at Buie & Co. Public Relations for several years, and Communications Manager at Harden Healthcare, a post-acute care provider that served nearly 35,000 patients a day in 15 states across the U.S.
Laurie enjoys staying active and the outdoors with her husband and golden retriever. She also enjoys diving into home renovation projects on the weekends. Laurie is an honors graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.