Dr. Laura Miraz joined American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) in 1997 and now serves as the human resources director and liaison for the ABHMS Board of Directors. In addition, she has served as director of the American Baptist Chaplaincy and Pastoral Counseling Ministries since 2013.
Miraz not only oversees all aspects of human resources management, such as recruitment, retirement, salary and benefits administration, training, development, motivation and performance, but she also provides assistance, guidance and leadership as individuals fulfill their call to ministry and service.
She received a Doctorate of Organization and Management with a specialization in human resource management from Capella University's School of Business. She also received her master's in public health and organizational management from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York.