Lauren serves as a DEI Manager for Nika White Consulting. Lauren’s background is in real estate finance and accounting, however transitioned to the DEI space after committing to pursue her passion. She obtained her certificate in Diversity and Inclusion from Cornell University in August of 2020 and is excited to put her new knowledge to use! Lauren has a unique perspective around DEI, as she has first -hand experiences with lack of inclusion and psychological safety in work environments.
Lauren has vast experience in process improvement, change management, and executing action-based solutions.
Lauren hosts a podcast called, Leading an Effective DEI Employee Resource Group. She spends a lot of time volunteering with her local animal shelter and is a pit bull “type” dog advocate.
Lauren was raised in Middletown, NJ and attended Fordham University in the Bronx, NY. She now resides in Atlanta, Georgia.
A lack of representative diversity and unconscious bias in recruitment plagues all sectors and data protection and privacy are no different. In this session we will look at the efforts being made to make the industry more inclusive and what organisations can do to play their part.