Lauren is the Development Director of the national Libertarian Party. Before joining the team at LPHQ, Lauren served as Executive Director of the Libertarian Party of Texas and later as campaign manager for Mark Miller’s record-breaking 2016 campaign for Texas Railroad Commissioner. In 2018, she ran for Justice of the Peace in Waco, TX, in response to the sitting Justice of the Peace violating the constitutional rights of nearly 200 people. She and her team earned 22% of the vote in that race. Prior to her involvement with the LP, she worked at multiple pro-liberty non-profits in DC. Lauren holds MAs from Johns Hopkins University and the Institute of World Politics.