Laura Durham joined KUED Channel-7 in 2016. She is the community engagement manager, curating engagement projects for both PBS and KUED productions that foster trust and value to the communities in Utah. She is also the producer of Contact with Mary Dickson and Contact in the Community.
Prior to her work at KUED, Laura worked at the Utah Division of Arts & Museums managing the visual arts program, and later managing communications, marketing, and public value projects for all arts and museums programming. She has served the local community in various capacities with her role as Vice President of the Salt Lake Gallery Association, Program Director for the Salt Lake Gallery Stroll, and as an active member of the Downtown Alliance.
She has presented at the Utah Museum Association Conference in Salt Lake City and The Business of Art Conference in Kanab. She is also a published writer and read one of her essays on NPR’s The Bob Edwards Show.
Laura lives in Salt Lake City, sings with Utah Chamber Artists, and is a regular contributor to 15 Bytes – Utah’s art magazine.