Laura White is your typical athlete; works long hours at her day job, officiates local games at night, and does not have much time for anything in-between. But Laura is anything but typical. Just completing her third full season as an official for USA Hockey, despite being nagged by her brother John, who has been an official since he was 12, after she completed college, Laura moved to Virginia for work and when John sent her a link to a Level 1 seminar that was being held in Pennsylvania she decided to take the leap and heed her brother’s advice/nagging. Laura, never one to shy away from a challenge, received a blast email from the Southeast District Director of Women’s Officials about the possibility to work the women’s Districts in Nashville, and she happened to be skating with the President of the Southeast District - talk about right place, right time.
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