Lauren Dunn is an Account Executive at Commonwealth PR. She has more than 15 years of experience having worked full time for global firms including Burson-Marsteller and Edelman, as well as niche associations. Since stepping away from her full-time position in 2016 to start a family she has also spent time as a contractor and freelance writer.
Formerly, Lauren was the Senior Public Relations Manager for Government Relations with the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) in its Washington, DC office and spent more than 5 years managing communication on legislative issues directly affecting the boating industry. It was there that she first partnered with Commonwealth PR as a client, together developing a campaign that would go on to win a PRSA Award for Excellence. Her second experience at Commonwealth PR was as a contractor in 2018 and she is thrilled to be back again, supporting communication strategy for a variety of clients with the team.
Lauren is a graduate of Radford University. She, her husband and son live in Richmond, VA. In her free time Lauren can be found with her family, which loves spending time together outdoors on the waters of the Northern Neck of Virginia, or enjoying trips to the mountains of Shenandoah.