Laura Koehler, MPH, CHES

Account Supervisor

With experience in behavioral science, public health education, and nonprofit organization, Laura has spent her career building a unique skillset to create impactful public health campaigns. She has a passion for implementing fresh, evidence-based ideas that will create lasting change for her clients.As a Senior Account Executive with Hager Sharp’s health team, Laura supports federal health agency clients create integrated communications campaigns, engaging stakeholders, consumers, and healthcare providers alike.

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, focusing her graduate research on building consensus and collaboration between regionally-based healthcare providers, midwives, and their local professional chapters. In 2017, Laura became a Certified Health Education Specialist.

Outside of the office, you can find Laura watching football, mastering her cooking skills, or exploring the Blue Ridge Mountains.

A self-proclaimed optimist and morning person, Laura takes each day head-on. She is also a proud cat mom, North Carolinian, public health nerd, and nature lover.