Meet Laura

Laura is an educator who received her degrees at Utah State University and Western Governors.  She taught school in Utah and Colorado and is currently the principal of Utah Online School.


As a veteran state school board member, she has served as chair of The Standards and Assessment Committee and currently heads a graduation task force. She continues to be engaged in state level government and policy making.

Laura graduated from Bountiful High school and married her high school sweetheart, Dr. Eric Belnap. She is the proud mother of six children who attended public schools in Davis County. Her seven grandchildren are the light of her life.


Laura is balanced in her decision making.  She takes into account different points of view and considers how the decision will impact student’s before voting.


She has an open door policy and welcomes questions, comments and concerns. Feel free to contact her at or call 801-699-7588.