Aerial view of campus with Williamsport, the Susquehanna River and Bald Eagle Mountain as a backdrop

Laura Schmack

Laura Schmack


B.S., Mansfield University
M.S., Wilkes University

Contact Information:

(570) 321-4226
Campus Post Office Box 22

Field Placement Coordinator

Laura joined the Lycoming College Education Department as Field Placement Coordinator in January of 2021. She comes to us with 34 years of teaching experience. Her career began with the Montgomery Area School District and recently culminated when she retired from the Williamsport Area School District after 32 years. Laura was a First-Grade teacher for 27 years, Instructional Support Teacher K-5 for 6 years and served as the School Wide Positive Behavior Coach.

Originally from Long Island, she made Pennsylvania her home after earning her Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education at Mansfield University and earned a Master of Education in Development and Strategies at Wilkes University.

Laura is excited to join our team and share her passion for education. She looks forward to spending time with our future educators, building relationships, guiding them, and helping them prepare for one of the most exciting and rewarding times of their lives.

Laura enjoys spending time with her family and friends, enjoys traveling and dabbling in photography.