Laura Thomas, MS

Laura currently serves as a Transition Specialist at the Institute for Disability Studies. Laura received her Master of Psychology degree from Grand Canyon University, a Bachelor of Psychology degree from The University of Southern Mississippi, and her Associate in Marketing Management from Jones College. Laura brings over 20+ years of experience in the field of disabilities. She has worked with MDRS (MS Department of Rehabilitation Services) as an OSDP Case Manager and Vocational Rehabilitation Transition Counselor. Currently, Laura provides transition to adulthood training and assists with postsecondary peer mentoring services.  Laura is passionate about giving young adults with a disability the opportunity to be the best version of themselves.