First Vice President - Branch Director
Laura remembers learning about the “bulls and bears” at a very young age from her grandfather, long-time advisor Jack Hershey. She began her career with Ernst & Young in New York City. Her first audit client was The NASDAQ Stock Market. Laura was able to expand her knowledge of the markets and investing during the three years she audited NASDAQ.
Laura graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Lehigh University. While in New York for her first post -graduate job, she also earned her CPA license. In 2011 Laura made a decision to return to her hometown of Hagerstown, Maryland and she joined RBC Wealth Management as a Financial Advisor. In 2020 Laura was promoted to Branch Director. She is deeply committed to clients, advisors, and their teams and provides the highest level of customized service in each attempt to exceed expectations.
Laura is active in her community and volunteers with many local nonprofit organizations. She is a past president of the Rotary Club of Hagerstown-Sunrise and she also served as president of the club’s charitable foundation. Laura is a member of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce and she currently serves on the Board of Directors. She lives in Hagerstown with her husband, Aryeh, and their daughter, Nava. In her spare time, Laura enjoys spending time with family and friends. She practices yoga and she likes being outdoors, especially hiking and bike riding.