Originating in Ulverstone, Laughlin has spent his lifetime in Tasmania, moving to the greater Hobart region in 2001.
Laughlin attended Calvin Christian School and later Kingston High School, completing his Year 12 education at Hobart College in 2017. The following year, Laughlin came to Fahan School as part of a Traineeship to gain his Certificate 3 in Information and Communication Technologies.
Upon completion of his studies, Laughlin joined Fahan School's ICT team as a permanent member of staff. Alongside this role, Laughlin is pursuing further qualifications through TAFE.
Laughlin enjoys working at Fahan School because of its the inclusive and friendly nature. Laughlin is eager to further his knowledge of ICT systems and help provide a stellar ICT experience to the members of the Fahan community.
Laughlin enjoys playing tennis, a sport he spent many hours playing as a child as well as squash, boxing and video games.