Location

Charleston

Occupation

Owner, Laura Varn & Associates

Career History

Vice President - Human Resources Management and Vice President - Corporate Communications and Media Relations, Santee Cooper; Corporate communications roles with Southern Company, Delta Air Lines and Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority

Education

M.B.A., The Citadel

B.S. in Journalism (summa cum laude), Ohio University

Community Involvement

Past Chairman, Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Board; Boards - Tri-County Cradle to Career, WREN and Trident Literacy Association; College of Charleston Schottland Scholar Mentor; Charleston Illumination Project Steering Committee; US Air Force 437th Airlift Wing Honorary Commander; Charleston Young Professionals Mentor; Previous boards - Youth Communication, Atlanta Press Club, Habitat for Humanity Atlanta and Georgia 100 Mentoring Association