Dr. Laura Lucas teaches third through sixth grade science in the Grammar School as well as eleventh grade chemistry. She received a B.A. in Chemistry from William Jewell College (Liberty, MO) and went on to earn a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Kansas. Dr. Lucas spent 12 years in Research and Development for the consumer products and flavor industries. She and her husband Robie have two MHA students. The family attends Hope Church in Mason.