Lauren O’Brien Director of Data Services

Lauren O’Brien currently serves as Catalist’s Director of Data Services where she oversees the Data Services Engineering team. In past cycles, Lauren served as the Deputy Director of Product Management and as a Data Services Engineer.

Before joining Catalist, Lauren started her political career in the Midwest, working for a number of local and statewide campaigns and offices including Senator Tammy Baldwin, Representative Keith Ellison, and State Senator Jennifer Shilling. Additionally, Lauren has spent time working with One Wisconsin Now and as a Data and Targeting Manager at Voices Votes Now where she supported the America Votes and State Voices’ Minnesota tables. Lauren is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin.