Laurie Pierce is the Development Associate for UA Little Rock Public Radio.
As Development Associate, Laurie helps obtain corporate support for UA Little Rock Public Radio. She works with foundations, corporations and businesses who are interested in underwriting public radio programming.
Laurie has a journalism background and spent 13 years with the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
A native of Houston, Texas, Laurie earned her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Texas at Austin in 1989. She has resided in central Arkansas since 1990 and is thrilled to be rearing her sons in Little Rock. James Richard attends Central High, and Robert attends Pulaski Heights Middle School. Laurie is a Pulaski County Master Gardener, a member of Little Rock Metro Rotary and a student at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Business working toward a baccalaureate degree in marketing.