Laura Russell

It is gratifying to know—and see!—the lasting legacy Koret has created through supporting a wide variety of institutions that make up this vibrant region we call home.

Laura Russell

Accounting & Administrative Assistant

Laura joined Koret in 2013 as an accounting and administrative assistant. In addition to providing back-up support for the office manager, Laura has responsibility for receptionist duties. She also assists with preparing Board materials, planning events, welcoming Board members and guests, and supports both the finance and program team with special projects.

Previously, Laura was with PricewaterhouseCoopers for over two decades. As the assistant to upper-level executives, she worked in Austin, Boston, and San Francisco. Before joining PWC, Laura worked in academia for three years as the assistant to The Honorable Barbara Jordan, who held an endowed chair at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin.

Laura is a craftsperson and makes her own greeting cards. She also enjoys reading historical non-fiction and biographies. Laura has two grown daughters and twin grandchildren.