UC Davis College of Engineering
Lauren is a post doctoral scholar at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory where she investigates the interactions between plants and soil microbes to improve plant growth and soil health.
Lauren earned her doctorate and masters degrees in Biological Systems Engineering at UC Davis, where her studies focus on next generation biofuels and integrated agriculture.
She is a leader in renewable energy advocacy and sustainability organizing, currently serving as the Co-Chair of the Board of Directors of the Power Shift Network. Lauren is an educator for students of all ages and has developed engineering curricula for middle school students.