Director of Events and Training
(503) 222-4044, Ext. 118
Lauren grew up in Virginia outside of Washington, DC. She graduated with a bachelor of science degree in human development from Binghamton University in upstate New York, and spent part of her time at University of Alaska Fairbanks. Lauren previously worked for Raven’s Way, a wilderness-based teen drug and alcohol treatment program for Alaska Native youth. Lauren also worked for Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington as their camp pathway manager providing outdoor education to youth and managing events. She also worked for the American Youth Foundation and interned for Child Protective Services of Broome County. Lauren has worked at NICWA since 2013.