The Ozark Affiliate of Susan G. Komen is pleased to announce the recent promotion of Lauren Marquette to Executive Director. In her new position, Marquette will be responsible for affiliate activities through mission, fundraising, public policy and outreach.
Marquette joined the Komen Ozark team in October of 2010 as Director of Mission Services. She has over 9 years of non-profit experience in grantmaking, community outreach, public policy and fundraising.
Marquette earned her Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master’s Degree of Social Work from the University of Arkansas. Marquette became a Licensed Master Social Worker in 2006. She was named to the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal’s “40 under 40” class in 2011 and was appointed to the State of Arkansas Social Work Licensing Board by Governor Beebe in 2013. Outside of work, Marquette is actively involved in her local community.