Laura Cunningham received her B.A. degree in English Communications, Fine Arts from Saint Francis University, an M.A. in Media Studies from the Pennsylvania State University, and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from the Pennsylvania State University. Laura received the 2009 Wallace Award for Scholar Athlete, the 2008 Fine Arts Departmental Award and was nominated for ESPN Academic All-American. While at Saint Francis, Laura broke all of the pitching records over four softball seasons.
Laura completed an internship in the Professional Development Program through the Pennsylvania State University at State College Area High School. She is the softball pitching coach for Bellefonte Area High School. Laura has had experience teaching photography for Saint Francis University in Parma, Italy and served as the sports staff assistant for the Centre Daily Times and as a sales/marketing intern for Lazerpro Digital Media Group.