Laura Van Eperen
2019 MD General Assembly Kickoff
Chief Executive Officer
Laura founded Van Eperen in 2004 to deliver on promises made to clients during the search process. Ethics, integrity, responsiveness, and results are what drive Laura and her agency. Laura proudly manages a team of technology-savvy communicators who integrate innovative methods with proven principles.
Prior to launching Van Eperen, Laura served as a senior manager at communications firms in greater Washington, D.C. and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she gained extensive experience working with public and private sector clients and often brought them together to collaborate on projects.
Laura started her career as a broadcast journalist, covering hurricanes off Florida coasts and in the halls of the State House in Tallahassee. Her stories appeared on CBS and NBC affiliates and on CNN. She is a native Midwesterner, with a B.A. in communications and a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. In the community, Laura serves on the Board of Directors with Make-a-Wish, Mid-Atlantic. Outside of work, Laura enjoys traveling with her family, reading fiction and taming her two terriers.