The National HIV/AIDS Housing Coalition is working to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic by ensuring that persons living with HIV/AIDS have quality, affordable and appropriate housing. Accomplishing this through policy and resource advocacy, fostering, translating, and disseminating research, and convening leaders to affect change at the local, national, and international levels.
Lauren has worked in HIV/AIDS policy for nearly a decade, focusing on federal appropriations and the role of housing in ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Prior, she was the Director of Policy and Advocacy for AIDS Alabama for many years. Lauren holds a Masters in Fine Arts and a Masters in Divinity. She is ordained clergy in the Episcopal Church and is interested in the intersection of faith and health.