Senior Analyst and Project Manager
At McDowell Group, Lauren supports and manages projects requiring synthesis of complex data, collaboration with diverse stakeholders, and integration of written and digital information. She joined McDowell Group in 2016.
Prior to McDowell Group, Lauren directed the Alaska Humanities Forum’s Rose Cross-Cultural Exchange programs. There, Lauren managed program re-design and the development of interdisciplinary curriculum for middle and high school students. Her professional experience includes conducting research for the Cook Inlet Tribal Council and Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor; leading experiential leadership courses for the National Outdoor Leadership School; and supporting the U.S. Antarctic Program at Amundsen-Scott and McMurdo stations.
Lauren holds a master’s degree in Digital Media and Education from the University of Michigan and a bachelor’s degree in Government from Dartmouth College. Outside of the office, Lauren is an aspiring amateur ballerina and enjoys recreating in the outdoors.