Name: Lauren Graham
Yale Affiliation: ‘13 MEM (School of Forestry and Environmental Studies)
Where you live: Melville, NY
What you do: I am the founder and CEO of Velvet Frame, a social impact strategy and communications agency. I work with nonprofits and social enterprises on their capacity-building challenges in the areas of strategic communications, organizational design, and leadership development using an ecosystems approach.
Your family: Just me
Other Yale volunteer work: I’ve been the chair of Yale Blue Green (the environment and sustainability alumni interest group) since 2014. I just finished a three year term (2016-2019) on the YAA Board of Governors and previously served on the Yale Alumni Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force.
Something we might not know about you: I practiced martial arts through most of my childhood and have a 1st degree black belt.