Lauren G. Hall, MPA – CEO

Lauren G Hall, MPA-Lauren joined Southeast Enterprises in July of 2018. With a unique combination of executive business experience in the manufacturing and printing industry for over 20 years, non-profit leadership roles for over 10 years, and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Kansas, Lauren provides a blend of skills and aptitude necessary to lead and support the mission of Southeast Enterprises.

Extensive experience with diverse and marginalized individuals, Lauren has led and managed teams of professionals and volunteers through such roles as: Executive Director for HealthEd Connect travelling regularly to sub-Saharan Africa and Nepal to train village health workers and supporting primary schools for orphans and vulnerable children, Project Manager of a complex global publishing project for the World Headquarters of the international organization Community of Christ, and Director and Chair of the External Affairs committee for Outreach International. Before entering the nonprofit sector, Lauren experienced a successful career in the printing and communications industry in Chicago holding the title of Vice President of Sales for a multi-million dollar manufacturer of stored value cards, fulfillment services, and high-end offset printing for Fortune 500 corporations and graphic design agencies.

Lauren has a close multi-cultural family. Raised with a sense of wonder and curiosity about the world, she is grateful for opportunities to travel, to learn, and pursue service in organizations with a purpose. As a Liberal Arts undergraduate from Graceland University, Lauren’s life has been inspired by the transforming power of the diverse human story and our shared life experiences to find wisdom, compassion, and common ground.