Laura Jayne joined the SMC as the student services Ccoordinator in August 2009. She also runs the Loyola Student News Service. She worked for "The Times-Picayune" for many years in many capacities, including page one editor and sports night editor. She also has worked for the Associated Press and the "Atlanta-Journal Constitution." She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Public Communications and her master's degree in counseling from Loyola.
She teaches CMMNA101 Communication Writing, CMMNA250 Journalism and CMMNA350 Advanced Journalism.
M.S. Loyola Univ. New Orleans; B.A., Syracuse Univ.