Laurie has been teaching Data Visualizationn the Spring Term at ArtCenter since 2017. In addition, she teaches Design Pedagogy at USC Roski School of Art & Design Design Graduate program, and prior to that, she taught at Pasadena City College where she was Professor Emeritus. Since 2009, she has consulted as the Education Innovation Advisor for LinkedIn Learning—particularly focused on integration and implementation for systems-wide online teaching and innovative learning solutions. Laurie evangelizes all things education and learning as a thought leader and public speaker and writer. Before consulting, she served for 22 years as a professor in Interaction Design and as the director of the Pasadena City College Digital Media, serving the state of California as a regional resource for collaboration between education, industry, and the community. Her passion is digital storytelling.