Lauren Schwartz is an award-winning community relations and nonprofit leader who serves as the director of Member Engagement for CACI where she is responsible for member relations, retention and growth.
Prior to joining CACI, Lauren was a senior director of corporate relations with the National MS Society. Her experience also includes serving as the director of Marketing for the Denver Athletic Club; running her own consulting and freelance business specializing in public relations, special events and fund development; and working for nearly a decade on Wells Fargo’s community relations team supporting the Rocky Mountain Region.
Outside of work, Lauren volunteers her time with organizations that have special meaning to her. She currently serves as president of the board of directors for the Susan G. Komen Colorado breast cancer foundation; as vice president for the Colorado Mountain Club Foundation; and an “Influencer” charter member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver LILY program which encourages girls to pursue leadership roles in their school, professional, civic and community life.
Lauren is her happiest when spending time with family and friends and doing just about anything in the great outdoors. On weekends she can usually be found in the mountains with her husband and step kids screaming down the slopes at Breckenridge in the winter or hitting the trails in the summer. She has completed 54 of Colorado’s 58 peaks over 14,000’ and has a goal of becoming a “finisher” by year 2019. Lauren also has a lifelong passion for the arts and takes advantage of Denver’s cultural calendar with friends who share her love of food and wine and lots of laughs.
Lauren is a graduate of the University of Texas (BA/BFA) and the University of Denver (MA).