Lauren Luger is the Operations and Communications Manager of Hadar's Pedagogy of Partnership. Lauren attended Brandeis University where she earned a B.A. in Education Studies, receiving the Sizer Education Studies Award, and minored in French and Judaic Studies. While at Brandeis, Lauren worked for Hillel for 3 years, the Gateways Program; tutoring children with cognitive disabilities for their B’nai Mitzvah, and was a Roosevelt Fellow. Upon graduating, Lauren became the Assistant Director of Education at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation where she created and facilitated formal and informal educational programs for all ages, with a focus on youth engagement. She co-launched an 8th-12th grade program that connects teens to their Judaism through flexible, unique, and immersive programming.
A Davidson Scholar through the Wexner Fellowship, Lauren most recently earned her MA in Jewish Professional Leadership and MBA in Nonprofit Management from the Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership Program. Lauren aims to build a stronger foundation for Judaism to take shape; a foundation that connects with modern trends and breathes Judaism into every aspect of living and learning.