Lauren is the Junior Associate for the Municipal Affairs practice at Sussex. Lauren monitors and reports out on the activities of municipal governments across the Province of Ontario and nationwide, tracking key emerging issues, providing research and analysis for clients.
Previously, Lauren worked in the import industry, where she was responsible for operations and logistics for a small business. She led many company projects and interfaced directly with customers and suppliers. Her background in business operations has given her a sound understanding of the importance of research, pragmatic project management and effective communication, all of which are crucial for success.
Lauren also volunteered during the 2014 Toronto Municipal Election, working on a local campaign as Communications and Volunteer Coordinator. This campaign experience sparked her interest in the complex and intriguing world of municipal politics. Lauren has a flare for writing, stays up to date on communication tools and enjoys working and collaborating with clients and public office holders alike.
Lauren holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Criminology and Biology from the University of Toronto.