Lauren Jackman

Posted: November 2, 2016 at 4:40 pm, Last Updated: January 16, 2017 at 6:19 pm

Assistant Director & Speaker Coordinator

Lauren is the Assistant Director and Speaker Coordinator for the Washington Journalism and Media Conference (WJMC).  Lauren has a television production background, including interning at MTV, working as a White House and Special Events producer for a 24-hour cable news network, and managing television shoots for international news crews for the U.S. Department of State.  She loves using her experience in the field to book the best speakers for WJMC and the incoming National Youth Correspondents and believes that journalism is still one of the best jobs on the planet.  She earned a B.A. in print journalism from American University and is pursuing a Master’s degree in Social Entrepreneurship from George Mason University.