Laura Boone is originally from Abbeville, SC and currently resides in Greenwood, SC with her husband and two children. They are active members of Newspring Church, Greenwood. Laura graduated Piedmont Technical College with an Associate’s Degree in Health Science and a Major in Radiologic Technology in 2006. She worked as a registered Radiologic Technologist at Self Regional Healthcare for one year while continuing her education with a Diploma in Diagnostic Medical Sonography from Greenville Technical College in 2007. In 2017, she earned her Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography from Adventist University of Health Sciences. Laura received on the job training in Echocardiography and Vascular Ultrasound at Carolina Vascular Associates and Self Regional Healthcare. She is experienced and registered in Diagnostic Cardiac, Vascular, Abdominal, Obstetrical, Gynecological, and Breast Ultrasound. She has worked at Self Regional Healthcare since 2006 and continues to work there as needed. She is currently employed full-time as the Program Director for the Adult Echocardiography Program at Piedmont Technical College and serves on a number of committees there. She is a member of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (SDMS). In 2019 she had the opportunity to contribute to two chapters in Basic to Advanced Clinical Echocardiography: A Self-Assessment Tool for the Cardiac Sonographer that is being published by Wolters Kluwer with 6500 copies being circulated beginning in 2020. Laura has been a SCSE Board Member since the societies inception and served as inaugural President of SCSE. In 2020, Laura was recognized as a Fellow of the ASE.