Laura Jacobs was born and raised in New York City. She received her B.A. in Mass Communications with a Concentration in Public Relations from Iona College. Since graduating, Laura has worked in communications as the Communications Liaison for the Town Hall of Great Barrington, Massachusetts. In addition, she assisted with day-to-day operations for a lead Financial Advisor at Northwestern Mutual Life in New York City. In 2010, Laura worked for 45 Bleecker Street Theater as the Social Media and Office Manager where she learned the skills and techniques for developing social media accounts and making them successful.

Throughout High School and College Laura babysat for children in her neighborhood where she realized that her passion was children’s education and future. She sees every child as an individual and contributing to their success has recently been her main focus. Laura was first drawn to the philosophy of PS 527 and is thrilled to be part of the PS 527 community! Laura is the PS 527 Office Manager and can help you with any of your inquiries. She can be reached at 212-828-2710 or ljacobs13@schools.nyc.gov.