Laura Boche

Laura Boche

Doctoral Student Worker

M.A., Leadership in Student Affairs, University of Saint Thomas, 2010
B.A., Music Industry, Valparaiso University, 2008


Laura Boche joined the department in the spring of 2022 as a Graduate Assistant working with Dr. Sarah Zuckerman. Laura's work involves a variety of research, teaching, and/or providing support to the EdD Program and Program Coordinator and the department’s preparation for an Academic Program Review (APR). Laura is a Ph.D. student in the Educational Studies - Educational Leadership and Higher Education program.

Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Laura began her career as the Director of Student Activities at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. Over the years she has held a variety of other positions at colleges and universities in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Laura currently works as a Coordinator for Strategic Initiatives for Minnesota State Colleges and Universities. In her free time, Laura likes to spend time at the cabin in true Minnesota fashion, watch Packer games, bake and hang out with her family.

Professional Highlights

2022-Present, Graduate Assistant for the Department of Educational Administration, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2020-Present, Coordinator for Strategic Initiatives, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2017-2020, Director of Undergraduate Student Programs, University of Wisconsin-River Falls2015-2017, Senior Academic Advisor, University of Wisconsin-River Falls2013-2015, Academic Advisor, Anoka-Ramsey Community College 2012-2013, Collegiate Life Coordinator, University of Minnesota 2010-2012, Director of Student Activities, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota