Vice President of Advancement
Lauren joined Upwardly Global with a background in nonprofit strategy and development. As Managing Director Development with Teach For America New York, she managed fundraising activities for TFA’s largest regional office, including board relations, institutional giving, major donor cultivation, and events management. While Development Coach with Teach for America’s national office, she advised and coached a portfolio of regions on fundraising strategy, capacity, and team building to improve financial sustainability. Prior to Teach For America, she led national development for Education Pioneers. She graduated from Binghamton University with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature and Rhetoric, and received a master’s degree in Public Policy and Management from the Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University.