Lauren Reese

Lauren Reese is a social change strategist, grant maker, and program manager with over six years of experience mobilizing resources in support of grassroots movements and groups in Asia and Africa. Drawing on her background in diversity education and community building, she also co-founded and leads an employee resource group for persons of African ancestry. In this role and through speaking engagements, Lauren advises senior leaders and program staff in international development, humanitarian aid, and philanthropy on anti-racism, decolonization, and diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies.