Faculty & Staff

Office of Online Learning

Laura Friesenborg, Ed.D (ABD), SPHR
Interim Department Chair for Organizational Leadership
Phone: 641-585-8254
Fax: 641-585-8194
Email: laura.friesenborg@waldorf.edu

Education:
Ms. Friesenborg is currently pursuing a doctorate in organization development through the University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, MN. A certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), she has a master's degree in industrial relations and human resource management from Iowa State University. Her research interests include organization learning, change leadership, and innovation in organization culture.

Biography:
Laura Friesenborg is proud to be an alumna of Waldorf College. She has also served in various professional roles at Waldorf, including directing the Online Learning Compliance, Federal Title III, and Career Center functions. Throughout this period, Ms. Friesenborg has also taught a variety of business and psychology courses. In addition to her work at Waldorf, her background includes leadership roles in the financial services industry, in the areas of human resource management and compliance.