For over twenty years, Laura has been designing logos, corporate identities, collateral, and advertisements for clients throughout the U.S. and Canada. Since founding Studio Yopp in 2008, she has been a go-to designer for several New Mexico corporations and businesses, including TriCore Reference Laboratories, Santa Fe Institute, Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico Orthopaedics, and Array Technologies. Prior to starting her own business, Laura was the art director at DW Turner, a top Albuquerque public relations and advertising company. In 2002, she moved to New Mexico from California. where she was the art director for Intraware, Inc., a large intranet software and services company where with her creative team designed websites, annual reports, corporate brochures, tradeshow exhibits and direct mail. She has also worked at Lekas Miller Design, focusing on identity packages and brochures. Her favorite projects have been large event posters and graphics which she has designed for museums, fairs, exhibits and conferences. When Laura isn't designing or spending time with her husband and two children, she likes to create or teach art projects to school children and hopes she will be able to influence children to be creative thinkers.