Meet the Staff

Lauren O’Neill

Development Associate and Manager of Grants and Foundations
540-687-6542 ext. 26

Lauren joined the NSLM’s Development Department in July 2019 as the Development Associate. She is responsible for membership, database management, communications, and the management of grants from initial Letter of Interest to the final closeout of awards.

Lauren is a graduate from the University of Florida where she earned her MA in Museum Studies and her BA in Anthropology with Minors in History and Business Administration. She has previously worked at the Florida Museum of Natural History, the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, and the Marco Island Historical Society.

When she’s not hard at work, Lauren can be found playing tug-of-war with her not so little hound, hiking, or baking.