Laura Brawley Strader, FNP/MSN, is originally from Atlanta, Georgia. She joined Newport Pediatrics in 1991 and is the proud "Grandmother Nurse Practitioner." She graduated from Grady Memorial Hospital School of Nursing and received her graduate degree from Georgia State University. She is the proud mother of children Julie, Burr, Bill and Samantha. She is also the pet momma of many cats and dogs. She enjoys sewing, traveling and theatre in her spare time. She is a member of First United Methodist Church Newport. Laura enjoys "being a grandmother to my patients and their children."