- School of Business
- Doctorate in Management, University of Phoenix
- Master in Business Administration, Southern Wesleyan University
- Master in Public Health, Independence University
Dr. Laura K. Neal has held positions as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer in various private practices in the healthcare industry along with department head positions within hospitals. She also owned and operated a consulting firm providing financial and operations management services to physician practices. As an adjunct in the MBA@Simmons she teaches courses in accounting, finance, economics, leadership, and operations management.