Laura Pearson

Administrative Support Professional Department of Health Behavior

T:(919) 966-3762

F:(919) 966-2921

302 Rosenau Hall

CB #7440

Chapel Hill, NC 27599


Laura Pearson has worked for the Department of Health Behavior for over 20 years, and has 25+ years experience in the clerical field. Prior to coming to UNC, she worked for Elon Homes and Schools for Children, a non-profit organization that focuses on providing safe haven, life skills and education to the children in their care.

Staff/Administrative Duties
• Department receptionist
• Provides support to health behavior faculty members
• Meeting space/room reservations
• General office duties such as copying, typing, faxing and scanning
• Submits computer/printer problem and facilities services help requests
• Distributes/prepares incoming/outgoing mail and FedEx/UPS packages
• Orders general office supplies and department furniture
• Coordinates office moves
• Manages surplus pick up requests
• Issues keys for health behavior offices in Rosenau Hall and CVS Plaza
• Processes P-card purchases
• Updates/oversees department listservs
• Prepares travel arrangements for the department chair
• Oversees student assistants in the health behavior business office
• Backup for processing travel requests, central airfare billing system, reimbursements and vendor payments