Lauren Young leads post-investment portfolio support for the Union Square Ventures' network. She oversees the process of creating, launching, and scaling programs and community development for our portfolio CEOs, Founders and Executives from 120+ companies. Prior to joining the USV team in 2014, she held the position of Assistant Director of Operations for the Data Science Institute at Columbia University. She received an undergraduate degree in Finance from Siena College and a Master of Business Administration in 2012 from Union Graduate College. Lauren grew up in Upstate New York and lives in Manhattan with her family.