Laura Caldwell serves as the Police Foundation’s Director of Development. Laura’s work focuses on securing and advancing the fiscal health and longevity of the Police Foundation. She is responsible for the planning, implementation and management of the Police Foundation’s fundraising goals and development activities. Laura is an experienced project manager and grant writer with over fifteen years of experience leading and managing public policy related projects in the public and private sectors. Laura’s professional background includes extensive grant and proposal writing at local, state, and national levels, public administration, nonprofit management, and program planning. She has been engaged in projects of varied scope and size, supporting advancements in justice, law enforcement, transportation safety, youth and families, public sector finance, and community development. We are looking forward to Laura working closely with our Finance team and professional staff as we look for new funding, as well as working to streamline our proposal development processes. Laura holds a Masters Degree in Public Policy from the University of Maryland School of Public Policy and a Bachelors Degree from Vassar College.