Laura Crawley is Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs and Director of the UGA Gwinnett Campus. Crawley’s responsibilities include coordination of academic programs, working with UGA schools and colleges on the Athens campus to maintain and develop new graduate degree programs for the Gwinnett Campus. UGA-Gwinnett also houses the Georgia Center for Continuing Education and the Small Business Development Center, which offer noncredit courses for professional development. Formerly at Georgia State University, Crawley directed the Executive MBA Program in the J. Mack Robinson College of Business. Her professional and personal interests include graduate and continuing education, community and economic development, fundraising non-profit innovation, volunteer coordination, and creating circumstances which enable individuals and non-profits to be their best selves.