Lauren is the Director of the Global Faith & Work Initiative at Redeemer City to City, where she works with pastors, church planters and ministry leaders around the world to equip their lay leaders to push against brokenness in every industry and field. She is a co-author and the general editor of the recently published The Missional Disciple: Pursuing Mercy and Justice at Work. Prior to working for City to City, she worked at the Center for Faith & Work at Redeemer Presbyterian Church and New York City. She is a licensed mental health counselor in New York State having done counseling around vocational issues. She holds an MA in Counseling Psychology from Columbia University and a BFA from New York University in Drama and Journalism. She lives in New York City with her husband, Suneel, and their two children.