Laura Matthews

Laura joined the Hutchinson Center staff in late 2022 as an Administrative Specialist. She is a natural born problem solver and creative thinker, helping to support the day-to-day activities at the Hutchinson Center.

Laura graduated with a B.F.A. in Fibers and Art History from Savannah College of Art & Design in 2009, and has over 10 years of experience in studio and production management, as well as office management before joining the UMaine team. She is currently enrolled in the Information & Library Science program at University of Maine Augusta and believes whole-heartedly in working toward equitable access to education and information for everyone.

“If you have an opportunity to accomplish something that will make things better for someone coming behind you, and you don’t do that, you are wasting your time on this earth.” – Robert Clemente