Laurel Pruitt

2018 Team Play Director

Laurel Pruitt was an educator for 36 years. She taught 14 years in grades K-8 and
then became an elementary school principal for the next 10 years. Laurel then was
a regional director for 8 years, designing and conducting leadership training for
aspiring, new and experienced administrators, in the nine counties of our Central
Valley. Realizing that the only position she had not held was at a district office,
Laurel became the Director of Elementary Education for a district, supervising and
coaching elementary principals, until she retired four years later. Laurel retired in
2011. Following retirement, Laurel consulted for several years conducting
leadership trainings and coaching new elementary principals.

Laurel has been a member of the women’s nine hole group at Turlock Golf and
Country Club since 2012. During that five-year time period, she has served one year
as Secretary, two years as Team Play Captain and in 2017 served as the nine hole
Captain of the Tee Birds.