Lauren’s role as Knowledge and Innovation Leader is unique within an architectural firm. She possesses an intimate knowledge of current education research, trends and critical issues, and she uses that knowledge to expand our expertise in how we work with educators to design innovative learning environments that enable personalized learning for students. Lauren developed her understanding of educational protocol, best practices and innovative thinking through five years of working within the educational sphere. She completed her Master of Arts in Policy, Organization, and Leadership Studies in Education at Stanford University. Lauren is a member of the Society of College and University Planners, and she’s a frequent speaker at conferences.