Lauren Johnson started at the Regional Partnership in the summer of 2019 as the Regional Initiatives intern. In the office, Lauren plays a critical supportive role to the organization's Regional Initiatives projects including the Regional Internship Program for Employers and the 2019 Profesional Development Summer Series.
Lauren is currently a junior at Purdue University in Lafayette, Ind. In 2021, Lauren will graduate with a degree in economics with a concentration in international business and a double minor in Spanish and Political Science.
At Purdue, she is the Vice President of Internal Relations for Women in Business, an organization dedicated to empowering women and helping them develop professionally. She is also involved with BoilerOut, a volunteering organization on campus.
Over the years, Lauren has had many jobs. This summer is her sixth year working at Zesto Ice Cream.
Lauren's top five strengths in Gallup’s StrengthsFinder are:
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- Lauren enjoys traveling and sight-seeing! A few of her favorite places have been Mallorca, Spain and Costa Paradiso in Sardinia, Italy.
- She enjoys running, especially outdoors in the summertime.
- Lauren loves trying new foods and going to new restaurants in Northeast Indiana, too!