Laura Marra

Laura Marra

Research Coordinator

Laura Marra is the senior research coordinator at the Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing, where she oversees research design, program implementation, and evaluation for projects related to child welfare and child wellbeing. Her research interest include the application of advanced data analysis and evaluation to gain further understanding of the child welfare system, education outcomes of students in foster care, adoption and permanency, trauma informed parenting, and affordable child care in Texas.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)


Lake Austin Centre

Room:LAC 1.204P

Mailing Address

The University of Texas
School of Social Work
1925 San Jacinto Blvd D3510
Austin, TX 78712-0358