Laurie was born and raised in the small town of Marshall, Michigan. She attended the University of Notre Dame for undergrad and returned to Pure Michigan for medical school at the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine before completing her tour of the midwest at OSU. She is a proud member of the inaugural class of the Primary Care Track and is looking forward to a career in general internal medicine after residency. In her spare time, she enjoys all things Notre Dame (Go Irish!), traveling, and eating ice cream.