Laura Hackett

Laura Hackett

Position Title
LEADR Program Advisor

Undergraduate Studies


Laura Hackett, Program Advisor, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology & Society with an Education Minor from Cornell University and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from Fresno State University. Her professional experience includes working with the Rising Farmworker Dream Fund, a Nonprofit scholarship fund, The School Counseling Group as an educational consultant and the Fresno State Support Net Early Alert Program. As a LEADR Advisor, Laura provides in-depth holistic (focus on academics and student development) advising and facilitates workshops and seminars on student success strategies. Laura has received a UC Davis Outstanding New Advisor Award, which recognizes staff who deliver exemplary advising services to students.

Education and Degree(s)
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology & Society; Education Minor, Cornell University
  • Master's in Counseling, Fresno State University
Honors and Awards
  • Outstanding New Advisor Award, UC Davis (2016-2017)