Laura Bohen joined Extension in August 2014 as a SNAP-Ed regional coordinator, and moved into an Extension educator position in October 2015. Her work with Health and Nutrition focuses on serving SNAP-Ed eligible families, community engagement, health equity and hunger, and the intersection of policy and community needs. Laura has worked in the Twin Cities non-profit sector for the past seven years, including working with Project for Pride in Living and coordinating AmeriCorps service programs.

Laura earned a Master’s of Public Health degree in Community Health Promotion from the University of Minnesota — Twin Cities, and a Certificate in International Business Management from Cambridge University International.

Areas of focus: community engagement, healthy equity, hunger, policy and community needs