Lauren leads Coca-Cola Europacific Partners’ strategic engagement with media, policymakers, civil society and community stakeholders. Lauren has worked for Coca-Cola for over 17 years in roles across the spectrum of public affairs, communications and sustainability.
In her previous role as Vice-President of Stakeholder Engagement and External Communications of Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE), Lauren was responsible for the company’s corporate responsibility and sustainability (CRS), stakeholder engagement and media relations strategies.
Prior to this, she was Director of Leadership and Internal Communications for CCE. In this role, she led the advancement of the company’s communication and collaboration platform, as well as employee engagement efforts around corporate responsibility and sustainability.
Lauren began her career in marketing communications, serving clients such as DuPont, InterContinental Hotels Group and the American Cancer Society.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in Political Science from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, including studies at the University of Oxford, England.