Laura Tywater graduated in 1988 from Lipscomb University with a Bachelor of Arts in speech communication and a marketing minor. She joined Lipscomb University in 2009 as an administrative assistant in Development and Alumni Relations office. She now works as a program coordinator for Lifelong Learning and senior alumni programs in the Office of Alumni Relations.
After college graduation, Tywater worked as a development coordinator in the Nashville office of the American Heart Association (AHA) before moving to the AHA’s Chattanooga office as field director in fundraising and public education. She stepped away from her career and spent the next 17 years raising a family before returning to the workforce in 2009.
Tywater and her husband, Lee, have three children—Chloe (’14); Carson, a 2013 Lipscomb Academy graduate; and Houston, a freshman at The Citadel.