Lauren joined Odyssey Search Partners in 2010, and is currently the Director of Research. Prior to joining Odyssey, Lauren worked as an environmental science and policy assistant at CalEPA and interned for a local NYC Assembly Member. She grew up in sunny Southern California, but somehow prefers New York winters. Lauren is an avid traveler and music listener; you’ll almost never find her without headphones in. Lauren graduated from the University of California, Riverside with a double BS in Biological Sciences and Environmental Science and from New York University with MA in Environmental Education.