Photo of Laura BrattonThe mission of Ubi Global is to provide inspirational speaking and coaching sessions that empower all people to overcome challenges and obstacles with grit and gratitude. The Latin word “Ubi” means when or where. Therefore, Ubi Global equips all people to discover when and where they need to apply grit and experience gratitude.

Laura Bratton was born and raised in South Carolina. At the age of nine years old, Laura’s sight began to deteriorate due to a retinal disease. Over the next 10 years Laura became blind and was faced with the challenge of adapting to life without sight. Laura graduated from Arizona State University in 2006 with a BA in psychology. Laura then received her Masters of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2010. Since 2011, Laura has been the senior pastor at Laurens Road United Methodist Church in Greenville, South Carolina. In 2012, Laura was ordained as a full elder in the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church. In 2015, Laura completed the Spiritual Guidance program at the Shalem Institute in Washington, DC. In 2015 Laura founded Ubi Global LLC. In 2016, Laura was certified in Thanatology: Death, Dying, and Bereavement.