Born and raised in Oakland, California, Lauren Jennings has always been passionate about supporting and creating the advancement and empowerment of women. A graduate of Cornell University, Lauren is the Vice President of Operations at DCG Strategies, a boutique commercial real estate firm specializing in servicing mission-based organizations. Her clients include faith-based organizations and local private schools and public school districts. Lauren is a self-proclaimed "foodie" and is always eager to try a new restaurant. She loves to travel and truly feels alive when she is learning new cultures and meeting new people.