Lauren joined the Waste Wise Foundation in June of 2022. She graduated from the University is St. Thomas in May, 2022 with a B.S. in Biology and a B.A. in Spanish Language and Culture. She did environmental science research for 3 years focusing on the social and environmental impacts of climate change which sparked her passion for a creating a more equitable and sustainable world.
Lauren works with businesses in Ramsey and Washington counties helping them apply for grant programs to improve recycling practices and waste management strategies.
In her free time, she enjoys all outdoor activities with her dog and trying any new dinner recipes.