PORCH-Durham Names Laura Meyers Executive Director
Durham, NC – January 1, 2020 – Durham nonprofit, PORCH-Durham announces Laura Meyers to serve as the organization’s first Executive Director.
Meyers started with PORCH-Durham in June of 2018 as Program Director. In this position, she oversaw all programming, volunteer management, and administration of the organization. Meyers created the annual fundraiser – Feeding the Future, and oversaw the creation of a new Board of Directors and annual budget.
Meyers brings with her 12 years of non-profit administrative and managerial experience, working with both local and statewide organizations. As Executive Director, Meyers will continue to grow PORCH-Durham’s community relationships, create a sustainable organization, and be responsible for the financial stability of PORCH-Durham. PORCH-Durham was founded in 2011 by Durham residents, Chasie Harris, Lesli Garrison, and Jen Meldrum.