Laura Stover
Laura Stover
Student Success Specialist


Room:LB 131

Office Hours (Eastern time)

  • Monday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Thursday: 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Friday: 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.

About Laura

Laura Stover, MBA, PHR, is a certified professional in human resources with a strong background in operations and strategy. With over 10 years of experience, she has honed her skills in employee benefits administration, HRIS management, recruitment, and compliance. She is adept at conducting data analytics and research to enhance student and employee satisfaction and retention.

Laura joined Ball State Online in May 2023. Currently serving as a Student Success Specialist at Ball State University, Laura also holds a position as an Adjunct Business Instructor at a regional Community and Technical College. Her previous roles include Career Services Coordinator, Human Resources Coordinator, and Human Resources Assistant. Additionally, Laura has higher education experience as a VA Certifying Official, Transfer Coordinator, and Dual Credit Advisor.

In her spare time, Laura enjoys supporting locally owned small businesses and restaurants and taking road trips.

Professional Experience

Certified as a Professional in Human Resources by HRCI, Laura is an active member of the National Society for Human Resource Management. She is committed to continuous learning and professional development.


Doctor of Business Administration with an emphasis on Human Resources (In Progress)

Liberty University.

Master of Business Administration with an emphasis on Marketing

McKendree University

Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministries

Asbury University.

Assigned Programs

  • Master's in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Master's in Special Education
  • Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Certificate in American Sign Language and Deaf Studies
  • Certificate in Autism
  • Certificate in Disabilities for Post-Secondary Settings with an Emphasis on Autism
  • Certificate in Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
  • Director of Exceptional Needs License
  • Exceptional Needs: Mild Interventions License
  • Exceptional Needs: Intense Interventions License
  • Exceptional Needs: Deaf and Hard of Hearing License
  • Early Childhood Special Education License