Laura Ehr is a Career Specialist for Easterseals who trains on how to be a successful employee, assists individuals in finding employment and coaches to make the transition into a new job successful.
Laura has secured employment for her clients in healthcare, hospitality and manufacturing. Her clients have gone from unemployed and living at home to working, driving and living independently.
Since moving to Milwaukee in 2006, she has fallen in love with this city and is proud to call it home. She currently resides in Bay View with her husband and daughter where she gardens, enjoys exploring the local food scene, and seeing live music.
Laura holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Community and Environmental Sociology from UW Madison.
My favorite takeaways from this week’s episode:
Laura is passionate about connecting people to jobs and empowering those with disabilities to reach their full potential.
She believes employment services enables people to overcome their obstacles so that they can gain independence and live their lives fully.
Give a Man a Fish, and You Feed Him for a Day. Teach a Man To Fish, and You Feed Him for a Lifetime