Laura Kovach

Research Associate - Qualitative Specialist

Laura Kovach, M.Ed., is the Director of the Women's Center at Georgetown University and an adjunct faculty member in the Women and Gender Studies Program. She earned her B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies and Minor in Women’s Studies, from The Pennsylvania State University in 2001, and a M. Ed. in Higher Education from The Pennsylvania State University in 2007. Laura has worked in higher education for over 10 years.

From 1999-2005 Laura worked in the non-profit community where she provided direct support and counseling to survivors of rape, intimate partner violence, and stalking, and educated communities about intervention and prevention strategies on violence issues. She worked at the Centre County Women’s Resource Center in State College, Pennsylvania and My Sister’s Place, Inc., in Washington DC., and served as a representative for both agencies with the local college campus communities.