In Good Health

Lauren is an experienced health tech professional known for her strategic insights and deep understanding of health, wellness, and government relations. She currently leads Benefits Operations and Advising at Gusto, which offers modern payroll and benefits under one roof and serves over 30,000 small businesses nationwide. She is a licensed producer of accident, health, and life insurance.

Lauren started her career managing government affairs for leading health IT organizations like athenahealth and Practice Fusion, building relationships with policymakers and monitoring an ever-changing landscape of legislation and regulations. Prior to Gusto, she was the Director of Product at Collective Health, a startup focused on employer-sponsored health insurance.

Lauren received a BA from Harvard in Psychology, focusing on organizational and applied psychology, with a citation in Spanish. She also served as President of the Seneca, Inc., a non-profit women's organization.