Laura DuBois was born and raised on Long Island New York where she began swimming competitively at the age of seven. She continued her swimming career at Springfield College in Massachusetts, where she focused on distance events. At Springfield, she was a member of two consecutive NEWMAC Conference Champs. In addition to swimming, Laura has eight years of lifeguarding experience, from pools to beaches in Cape Cod. 

Laura received her Bachelor's Degree In Art Education from Springfield College and her Masters Degree in Studio Art from Adelphi University. 

Before Bowie, Laura taught Art at Holy Trinity High School in Hicksville, New York and for the New York City Department of Education. At Bowie, Laura will be teaching Art I, Drawing II, Drawing III and AP Studio Art. 

She is thoroughly excited to be an assistant swim coach for the Dawgs!