Lauren is the Research Assistant of the Family Business Institute, focusing on its global outreach and research programs. She received her Sustainable Innovation MBA in 2020. Prior to joining the Grossman School of Business community, Lauren completed her undergraduate degree at Boston University and subsequently received her Masters from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She has had international experience as an entrepreneur and third generation stakeholder of her family's enterprise, which was the recipient of the 2017 Family Business Award. Lauren’s other work experience includes startup strategy and sourcing investment, manufacturing, and supply chains and operations. As a proud resident of Stowe, she spends her free time skiing and hiking with her dogs.