Senior Research Specialist
Lauren Friedman is the Senior Research Specialist at Tideline. She has worked as a contractor for Tideline since its inception, and through her time at the firm has worked on client projects focused on impact management, strategy, reporting and diligence.
Prior to, and concurrent to her consulting work at Tideline, Lauren worked as a consultant to several other impact investing consulting practices including Pacific Community Ventures. where she also served as Director of the impact investing consulting practice prior to joining Tideline full-time.
Lauren has 14 years of impact investing research, measurement, strategy and evaluation experience, working with pension funds, foundations, CDFIs, Venture Capital firms and large asset allocators.
Lauren earned a Masters in Public Policy from the Goldman School at University of California Berkeley, specializing in project design, and economic and community development, and earned a BA at Washington University in St. Louis.