Lauren is the Development Director at NextOp, a 501(3) non-profit organization founded in Houston, Texas. Lauren was named to her current position in March of 2018.
Lauren is a native Houstonian. She has a Bachelor of Science in economics from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Most recently, Lauren worked as a consultant at Sterling Associates, a Houston-based firm that provides fundraising, marketing, communications, research services, and management consulting to nonprofit organizations. Before that, she was a senior consultant at IBM in the Global Business Services group.