Laura Boyd completed the two-year Teach for America program in Memphis, Tennessee. Currently holds a master's degree in education with a focus on World language and Spanish. Starting her eighth year as a Spanish teacher for the Franklin Special School District and is her district's Mid Level Teacher of the Year. Serves as related arts team leader, grant team representative, and Spirit Night coordinator, and mentors first-generation college students with Tennessee Achieves. Technology presenter at the district, local, and state levels. Avid runner and high-energy personality with a passion for a classroom that produces superior learning as well as student development.