Lauren Ozdemir is the Program Manager at Yale Inclusion Economics and Macmillan Center. She supports a broad portfolio of research projects and related policy engagement activities for EGC/ YIE affiliates, including grants management, resource allocation, collaboration across partner institutions, and fellow hiring. Lauren holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a Finance concentration and an Economics minor from Eastern Connecticut State University. Prior to joining EGC/YIE, Lauren was the Portfolio Accountant for the Yale School of Medicine Department of Microbial Pathogenesis.