Lauren’s work focuses on climate resilience, environmental justice, and holistic community development.
Lauren brings experience providing technical assistance to immigrant-owned small businesses during the pandemic, conducting research on housing and extreme weather events with the Yale Program for Climate Change Communication, and contributing to sustainable food and green infrastructure projects at the City of New Haven and GreenWave.
Lauren graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in Environmental Studies & Urban Studies, and a certificate in Energy Studies. During college, she spent a year in Taiwan building urban food forests with community elders.