Laura joined the Poverty Alliance in February 2019 as a Research Officer.
Laura is currently working on the Menu for Change project in partnership with Oxfam, the Child Poverty Action Group and Nourish Scotland as well as an evaluation of Universal Credit in Glasgow in partnership with the University of Glasgow.
Laura’s background is working in research and policy roles in the fields of criminal justice and family justice. She is passionate about research which is collaborative and seeks to discover lived experiences.
She has a criminology degree from Glasgow University and in her spare time enjoys exploring new places and travelling.