Lauren joined the WinC staff in February 2017. After graduating from Rhodes College in 2013, Lauren returned home to the Gulf Coast. She has worked for multiple nonprofits as a program assistant and program coordinator, successfully managing volunteer projects, training classes and grant administration. At WinC, Lauren assists with planning and implementation of class projects, works to expand current partnerships and supports recruitment efforts. Lauren also supports other community initiatives as a volunteer and Board Member of the Dream Program, a local nonprofit offering inclusive recreational opportunities to individuals with special needs.