Lara Herreid is a native of Wichita Falls. After graduating from WFHS in 2013 she began her career by attending Southwestern University in Georgetown where she received her BA in Sociology and English. Lara gained valuable experience as an intern with Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C. where she contributed to projects as a program evaluator. She also worked with the City of Upper Arlington as a Parks and Recreation Graduate Intern before completing her Masters of Public Administration at Ohio State University.
After graduation in May of 2019 Lara returned home to Wichita Falls while she waited to begin her new job. She offered to be available as a volunteer to the WFSO and we were honored to have her! Her incredible organizational skills were utilized in our administrative office during this very busy summer. We wish Laura the best in all of her future endeavors!