Director, Public Relations and Media
Marketing and Communications
Lauren Gleason brings nearly 20 years of communications and public relations experience to NAMI. Throughout her career, she has developed and implemented successful communications and public relations campaigns for leading health care foundations, nonprofits and political campaigns. In her role at NAMI, Lauren leads public relations and media relations efforts and oversees NAMI’s social media initiatives and channels. Lauren holds a B.S. from The George Washington University.
What do you wish more people knew about NAMI?
I wish more people could see the amount of dedication that everyone brings every day to their jobs here at NAMI. It’s more than work to us—it’s our passion—and we work tirelessly toward building better lives for those affected by mental illness.
What’s something about you that would surprise others?
I’ve never tried seafood.