Laura Porfirio is an adult educator in Tucson, Arizona at Pima Community College. She has spent her entire 25-year+ career in adult education fostering reflective practice with adult students and teachers, breaking down the walls of the classroom, and promoting student engagement and leadership. She got her BA in Anthropology and MA in Education. Her current job is to help oversee daily operations at El Rio Learning Center. She is also the President of the Arizona Association for Lifelong Learning.