Lauren is a senior media and communications specialist with two decades of experience in broadcast journalism and project management, communications and government relations. Her specific sector experience includes rural and regional affairs, agriculture, health, arts, planning, sport and small business. Prior to joining Seftons, Lauren worked in senior media and communications management roles with the NSW Government including the NSW Small Business Commission, Department of Premier & Cabinet, NSW Health and the Department of Planning and Environment. Lauren is also an experienced senior journalist and has worked for Nine News and the ABC, including the flagship rural affairs program Landline. Lauren is an exceptional communicator, critical thinker and a strong project manager. Lauren holds a Bachelor of Journalism.