Laura Shea is a senior-level executive with nearly 20 years’ experience leading healthcare marketing, communications, and planning initiatives at small community hospitals.
Currently serves as the executive director of marketing & community relations and member of new leadership team at Humboldt General Hospital in Winnemucca, Nevada. Prior to this role, she was the top marketing and communications staff at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg, New York.
Shea holds a master's degree in Integrated Marketing Communications from West Virginia University and a master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from Seton Hall University. She is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Served on the board of directors of Health Care Management Association of Central New York (2013-20), holding the offices of secretary/treasurer, president-elect, and finally, president. She is a mentor in the WVU IMC Mentorship program.