Columbia Family Representative – Representing Rick Husband, Michael Anderson, David Brown, Kalpana Chawla, Laurel Clark, William McCool and Ilan Ramon
Daughter of space shuttle Columbia commander Rick Husband, Laura Husband serves as the Columbia family representative on the Challenger Center Board of Directors. She graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio with a B.A. in Religion, Spanish minor, and classical training in voice. She then graduated from the Kanakuk Institute with Biblical Studies. She currently lives in Houston developing her performing arts career working on various projects related to film, stage, dance, and new works festivals as well as working as a consultant and event design/planning. Ms. Husband also serves as City Leader for Q Commons Houston curating speakers and gathering Houstonians to discuss important local and global issues in culture.