Stephen is honored to be appointed to the Board of Trustees of St. Andrew's School, a role his grandfather Walter J. Laird served from 1928-1957, and his father Walter J. Laird, Jr. served from 1967-1994. While originally from Delaware, Dr. Laird has been a practicing gastroenterologist in Vail, Colorado since 2005. Previously he served on the faculty at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, where he also completed his fellowship training in gastroenterology & hepatology. Dr. Laird holds a MD from the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, a MS from The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, and a BA from the University of Vermont.
Steve is married to Rebecca E. Laird, MD, MPH, who graduated from the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth in 2001. Dr. Laird completed her fellowship in cardiology from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Dr Laird was in private practice until 2019 when she returned to Dartmouth College where she recently completed her MPH from the The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy. Rebecca currently serves on the Board of GI Rising, an NGO working on bringing graduate medical education to Rwanda.