Laura Dixon has been an English teacher at Vista Real High School in Ventura for the past four years. Previously, she taught junior high and high school English in rural Northern California. She has been part of The Girls Empowerment Workshop since 2016. She believes in the value of a safe space where girls can ask tough questions and receive authentic answers. An alumni of CSU, Chico, Laura holds a single subject teaching credential, a B.A. in English Education, and a minor in Art Studio. Currently, she lives in Ventura with her husband and two young children.