The AUM College of Education recognizes that the development of a competent, committed, and reflective educator means the development of a Professional Educator.

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Faculty and Staff

Mrs. Laura Wildman, Director

Laura is the director of the AUM Early Learning Center. She has nine years of experience working as a preschool special education teacher for Auburn City Schools and is excited to take on this new role as director of the AUM ELC.  

Laura enjoys spending time with her husband and son, as well as traveling to visit family in Nashville, TN, where she is originally from. 

M.Ed (2008) Auburn University, Special Education
B.S. (2007) Auburn University, Early Childhood Special Education

Mrs. Carol Rauccio
Carol is the curriculum coordinator and lead teacher in AUM’s Early Learning Center. She has thirteen years of experience working as an elementary teacher for the Autauga County School System in Prattville, Alabama. She is eager to work with the preschool children attending AUM’s Early Learning Center.  

Carol enjoys reading, and going to the beach with her family. 

M.Ed. (2011) Auburn University Montgomery, Reading Specialist
B.S. (2005) Auburn University Montgomery, Early Childhood and Elementary Education