As the Communication Specialist for the College of Education, Lauren is responsible for implementing strategic communications and external relations initiatives that grow the stature, reach and effectiveness of the College of Education with its various constituents. In addition, she supports the development of all print, web, email and social media projects for the College of Education. She supports the college in managing, monitoring and enhancing web content and functionality.
Lauren received her B.S. from Bowie State University in Business Management. She received her M.A. in Communications from Trinity Washington University, where she was inducted into the Lamda Pi Eta National Communication Honor Society for high academic achievements. Lauren is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. Most recently, she worked in the multifamily housing industry as a communicator, writer, advocate and marketing specialist. In 2019, she began her work as a communicator in higher education at the University of Maryland.