Laura Yepez is an MBE/WBE small business owner in the 1st Ward. She serves on the board of the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce, President of the Chicago Bed and Breakfast Association, and works full time as the VP of Operations for a digital media company.  As a mother of high school teenagers, Laura also serves as a parent representative for an LSC. Laura is a daughter of immigrants, and is proud to represent women in business and be the first woman, Latina and mom to represent the 1st Ward.