Executive Director and Psychologist

Executive Director and Founder of Acadia Adoption Center (AAC), Laura is a licensed psychologist. She works on all aspects of the adoption process. From counseling birthparents, finding and screening prospective parents to undertaking home studies, helping finalize adoptions and counseling adoptees and their families, Laura has been practicing for over 28 years. A deeply compassionate person, she has facilitated hundreds of adoptions for couples of all backgrounds and beliefs.

Laura received her doctorate from Boston University and served her internship in clinical psychology at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center. She has three adult children, one of whom was adopted from Guatemala.