“My job is to create an environment where residents are active, happy, social and able to have experiences that allow them to seek new adventures. I get to meet some of the most amazing individuals that have incredible stories to tell and experiences to share. They challenge me to think outside the box!”
Laura Roeder is an energetic and positive person with a love of arts and creativity, as she earned a BFA in Performing Arts from Stephens College. Laura puts her enthusiasm for the city of Columbia’s abundant cultural riches to good use, designing events and programs that offer a rich mix of possibilities for The Village of Bedford Walk residents. Her background in fitness and event planning over the last 16 years helps ensure and reinforce the community bonds she creates. Laura’s personal mission for the residents of The Village of Bedford Walk is to engage, inspire and explore through creative and inspiring activities. Laura finds inspiration from everyday interactions with people and welcomes each person she meets to contribute to new ideas.
Wellness & Fitness Center
Happy Hour & Social Events
The Village of Bedford Walk welcomes family members and friends all the time. It’s important for them to have a sense of family. A lot of our residents really look out for each other because some of their families don’t live here. And so they’ve become their own little micro family.
Chapter 2: Every Day is a New Day
I get to meet some of the most amazing individuals that have incredible stories to tell, experiences to share. They challenge me to think outside the box and challenge them to do something different as well.
Chapter 3: Active Living
It’s important to have activities at The Village of Bedford Walk to keep the residents engaged active, happy, social and learning new and having new experiences and trying new adventures.