Lauren joined Felicis in 2018 as a part of the Partner Operations team, working directly with Founder & Managing Director, Aydin Senkut. Her career in executive administration began at Clearwell Systems and Groupon where she was able to experience startup culture, an acquisition at Cearlwell Systems, and an IPO at Groupon. Curious about the fundraising side of startups and how companies operate, she joined SV Angel in 2013, where she found a love for the exciting environment of venture capital, and working with brilliant and passionate founders.
Lauren received her bachelor’s degree in Communication from Santa Clara University, where she was also a pitcher on the softball team. She continues to teach pitching lessons in her hometown of Santa Cruz, where she currently resides with her husband. She loves the beach, loves to exercise, and loves animals of all kinds.