Laurie is the newest member of the KIWA Sales Team, joining the staff in late 2012. She is a life-long northwest Iowa girl, who has spent the past several years teaching at the Sheldon Community Middle School, before joining the KIWA staff.
Laurie married Walt Pruiksma in 1971 and they have two daughters — Erin Whitcanack and Katie Pruiksma. So far, Laurie and Walt have been blessed with two grandsons, Tyler and Parker Whitcanack. Laurie and her family are members of the Sheldon United Methodist Church.
When not at KIWA, Laurie enjoys baking and spending time with her family. Laurie and her husband Walt are also the managers of the Sheldon High School Concessions.