Show Set Designer
At AOA, Laura’s experience in fabrication has allowed her to successfully facilitate numerous projects to fruition. Her expertise in fabrication and background in both themed entertainment design and architecture cultivate a passion for logical design in the built environment.
Laura’s previous endeavors include fabrication design for Universal’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Volcano Bay, and Nintendo Land as well as Disney’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Laura has contributed concept and show set production design for Walt Disney World Resort, Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, Disney’s Hollywood Studio’s Roundup Rodeo BBQ Restaurant, and Meow Wolf DC and Vegas locations.
With a strong technical skill-set in programs like CAD, Rhino, Revit, SketchUp, and the Adobe Suite, Laura understands the process from concept through production drawings into oversight of shop drawings and permit sets. This includes buildability through knowledge of materials, finishes, attachments, and the capability to rework design in advanced stages for budget and schedule realities.
As a highly organized individual with a team-oriented personality, Laura always seeks a path forward for progress and always communicates with intention. Laura is extraordinarily hard working; with her dedicated mindset, she is always oriented to achieving challenging milestones with the clients’ best interest at hand.