Laura Koehler, MPH

Account Coordinator
Laura KoehlerAs an Account Coordinator at Hager Sharp, Laura helps federal health agency clients create integrated communications campaigns. Laura has worked in a variety of fields, including communications, non-profit organization, and policy. She recently received her Master’s in Public Health, focusing her graduate research on building consensus and collaboration between regionally-based healthcare providers, midwives, and their local professional chapters. In these roles Laura has built a unique skillset, including experience in research, evaluation, healthcare provider outreach, partnership coordination, and social media and digital analytics.

At Hager Sharp, Laura provides support to several projects on behalf of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases’ (NIDDK) National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP). Laura provides support across all tasks including project management, materials development, social media messaging, and new ideas for health communications planning and digital content. She also uses her background in public health education to support other federal clients in their outreach to patients, consumers, partners, and other stakeholders.

Laura earned a BA in Political Science from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also holds a Master of Public Health with a focus on Public Health Education from Virginia Tech.

Laura has a passion for doing work that makes a difference, making Hager Sharp a natural home. When she’s not out fighting the good fight, you can find Laura cooking Italian food, catching up on politics, or cheering on her Tar Heels and Carolina Panthers.

Laura Koehler