Leadership Programs

Laurel AshDirector of Admission, Parish Episcopal School (TX)

Laurel began her work on the admission team at Parish Episcopal School in 2007 after teaching science at Parish in grades 4-6 for six years.  She has been director of admission since 2011. Laurel is an active member of the Independent Schools Admission Directors’ Association of Dallas (ISAAD,) having served as president from 2014-2016.  She received a BA in elementary education from Purdue University and a MS in science teaching from Texas Woman’s University.  As a lifelong learner, Laurel enjoys networking and sharing her passion for independent school admission and financial aid with her colleagues.  She joined the ALC in 2017.