Lauren Lansdale is The Policy in Action Intern for the Policy and Leadership department. She supports the department by attending and documenting the Early Learning Council Sub Committee meetings and assisting with department events. Lauren in currently working towards a master’s degree in Child development with a specialization in Infancy and Administration. When she is not at Erikson, Lauren is the Assistant Director of Operations at the McCormick Montessori Child Care Center at Swedish Covenant Hospital and is an active member of the Hospital’s Associates Board, participating in various fundraising events. She hopes to explore the intersection of Early Childhood, Policy and the Health System.
In the past, Lauren has worked at the front desk for the Conference Services at Loyola University Chicago and has previously interned with the Starlight Children’s Foundation and the American Women’s Association of Rome.
Lauren holds a degree in Early Childhood Special Education with an ESL endorsement and a minor in Rome Studies from Loyola University Chicago.