Mrs. Bear is the instructional aide in our 4K program. A native of Memphis, TN, she graduated from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville with a degree in audiology and pathology. Mrs. Bear worked in an audiology office in Memphis for two years. She met her husband, Joseph, while he completed his residency in Memphis. After marrying in 2019, Laura joined Joseph here in Macon where they are parishioners of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Mrs. Bear has worked in our extended day program (EDP) and was a frequent substitute teacher. In her free time, she enjoys taking walks/runs with her dog, Roscoe.