Laurie Catherine Pierce
Laurie Catherine Pierce is the Underwriting Coordinator for UA Little Rock Public Radio. The Underwriting Coordinator works with corporations, nonprofits and government agencies who want to connect with public radio listeners by sponsoring programming on KUAR 89.1 and KLRE Classical 90.5. Laurie Catherine is also part of the development team at UA Little Rock Public Radio and assists with on-air fund drives, events, grant writing, volunteers and interns.
A native of Houston, Texas, Laurie Catherine earned her Bachelors in Journalism from the University of Texas at Austin and spent 13 years in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette newsroom. She is the parent of two adventurous sons, both graduates of Central High. James Richard resides in Abilene, Texas, and Robert resides in Port Washington, Wisconsin. Laurie Catherine is a Pulaski County Master Gardener, a member of Christ Episcopal Church and serves on the board of the Broadmoor Property Owners Association.