Laura Palmer - Northern District President

Laura Palmer - Northern District President

Laura Bryant Palmer joined the Spartanburg Junior Woman’s Club in 1991.  She has also been a member of the Palmetto Junior Woman’s Club and is currently in the GFWC-SC Renaissance Woman’s Club.  She has served these clubs in a variety of roles including treasurer, secretary, and club president.  She was the South Carolina Director of Junior Clubs from 2000-2002.  She has enjoyed working with those in the Spartanburg community and meeting the dedicated women of GFWC throughout the state and nation.  She remains in awe of the accomplishments of the ladies in the Federation. 

Laura is a lifelong resident of Spartanburg. She graduated from Converse College with a double major in Business Administration and Computer Science/Math.  She also received a Master’s degree and an Educational Specialist Degree from Converse.  She is currently a Doctoral candidate at the University of South Carolina pursuing a degree in Educational Leadership.  Laura is employed by Spartanburg School District Seven.

Laura has been married to her husband, Jeff, for 23years and they have a son Austen who is a student at Clemson University.  In her spare time she likes to work in her yard, read and visit with her friends and family.  Laura’s mother, Jolene Bryant, was a Past GFWC-SC President.