Lauren is a registered dietitian and account supervisor at FoodMinds, a division of Padilla. FoodMinds provides consulting and communications services specializing in harnessing science, public affairs, food values and communications to meet business and public health objectives. With a foundation in science, Lauren helps her clients translate the latest research into meaningful campaigns for health professional and consumer groups. Her expertise includes building influencer engagement programs, event management, nutrition education content development, and research communication and strategic outreach. She received her Bachelor of Science in kinesiology and health from Miami University (OH) and her master’s degree in business administration from Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois.