A Certified Public Accountant with broad global experience in all aspects of accounting, financial management, and operations, Lauren has worked in public accounting and private industry in Singapore, Ireland, the Philippines and the U.S. With over 25 years of accounting and banking experience, Lauren feels equally comfortable working in start-ups and in corporate environments. Prior to joining Coldstream, Lauren was the Assistant Corporate Controller at Intellectual Ventures (IV), an invention capital company with $6 billion in committed capital.
Lauren obtained her Master of Professional Accounting from Seattle University and her Master of Business Administration (Honors) from Seattle Pacific University. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Washington, and is a member of the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Heirloom pieces of jewelry from my mom.
"Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence." -Vince Lombardi
I enjoy traveling and discovering new cultures and places, reading books, and watching a variety of foreign films.