Laura Wright spent five years of her life as a missionary in Chiang Mai, Thailand where she taught at Grace International School. She is currently a teacher at a private school in Des Moines, Iowa. Prior to that Laura also worked at an inner-city Christian school in the Des Moines area for two years. Missions and youth ministry are two of her passions. Laura has a degree in elementary education from Iowa State University and is pursuing a master’s degree in TESOL from the University of Northern Iowa.