As Programme Coordinator, Laura manages several of Blue Action’s grants and develops the grant programme further. She has a keen interest in international cooperation and sustainable development. Prior to joining Blue Action Fund, Laura completed internships with the German Foreign Service in the United States and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in Jordan. She also worked as a student assistant supporting communications for an energy infrastructure project of the German clean energy transition.
Laura received an M.A. in International Relations through the joint program of Humboldt-University of Berlin, Free University of Berlin and University of Potsdam. She also received a B.A. in American Studies and Political Science from Free University of Berlin. Laura studied abroad at the University of Minnesota and Princeton University. In her free time, Laura volunteers as a mentor to first-generation college students.