Communications & Public Affairs Manager
Lauren is responsible for all communications, marketing, and outreach/advocacy efforts for Funders Together. She has gained experience in both the not-for-profit and private sectors focusing mainly on public relations, social media and community outreach. Previously, she held the position of Communications Leader for a not-for-profit health care organization focused on payment reform and price and quality transparency. Lauren is passionate about using influence to bring about social change and volunteers as an advocate to raise funds for Show Hope, an organization that provides grants to families in the process of adopting a child. Lauren has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Public Relations from Eastern Illinois University.
While she lives in North Carolina, Lauren is a native Midwesterner from Illinois and stays true to her roots by keeping up with her Chicago sports teams. She loves to run and explore the country with her husband, Andy, and dog, Clark.