Laura Russell joined the Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions team in 2016. Before coming to Bright Horizons she spent 25 years working in higher education. She worked at Georgia Southern University in the Admissions Office full-time while completing her bachelor’s degree in Middle Grades Education. Laura held various roles in Admissions including everything from processing applications to becoming the International Admissions Counselor. She then moved on to become an Academic Advisor in the school’s College of Education, where she completed her master’s in Public Administration. Laura then served as the Director for Admissions at Ogeechee Technical College in Statesboro, Georgia for six years.