Laura Nelson is an education specialist/auditor at PAR/WACHA (The Premier Payments Resource), headquartered in Wisconsin. She is responsible for developing association training and certification programs, auditing, and member service. She obtained her Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) Certification in 2015 and National Check Professional (NCP) Certification in 2016. She also became a NCP Certified Trainer in 2016.
Prior to joining WACHA, Laura spent 13 years in the financial industry. She began as a teller and progressed into other roles, including branch management, lending operations, and regulatory compliance. Laura holds a Bachelor’s in Business Management from Cardinal Stritch University.