Laurie has been in the office technology field her entire career. In 1986, Laurie was hired by Ricoh Corporation where she held many positions including contract manager, national sales representative, digital products manager and district business manager. Laurie is currently employed as a regional sales manager for Sharp Corporation. Laurie was recently married to Keith Sofield and he is the father of one grown son Nikko who resides in Florida. She enjoys spending time outdoors at their property in Maine and hitting the slopes in the winter. She especially enjoys time spent with family and close friends.