Lauren is a Manager of Multidisciplinary Research at The Expert Institute. During her time in college, Lauren served on executive boards of several student organizations and spent two summers working at leadership training programs for teenagers. Prior to joining The Expert Institute, Lauren worked in nonprofit fundraising for a political lobby focused on Middle East policy. In this role, she spent significant time being trained by both sales professionals as well as policy experts in order to increase organizational membership and involvement.

Lauren received her bachelor’s degree in political¬†science and history from the University of Connecticut.