Laura Haney Joswick was born in Carrollton, Georgia. She has one older brother, one younger brother and two younger sisters. Her Dad was an entrepreneur and her Mother ran one of their real estate business until Laura was 12 and then she was a stay at home Mom. Laura was a competitive gymnast until she graduated high school and then coached the sport off and on for 24 years as a side job. She graduated from Auburn University in 1995 with a BS in Business Management. When Laura was 25 she was diagnosed with systemic lupus and chemotherapy saved her life. Her and her husband(now divorced) adopted a daughter from Russia in 2002, named Abigail. Laura is passionate about theatre, TV shows, and movies. Laura was thrilled when she got the opportunity to be an extra in her 1st short film which ended up having a speaking part. After that she was cast in the movie Pseudo.