Lauren Raymond Gicas
Senior Director
Festival Inspiration: Watching so many people come together to celebrate science on Expo weekend. It always blows me away!


Lauren brings with her over a decade of experience in the project management, marketing and event planning fields. She was part of the team that organized the inaugural USA Science & Engineering Festival in October 2010, and was Co-Director of the 2nd USASEF in April 2012. Previously, Lauren worked as a business development professional at the San Diego office of Latham & Watkins LLP. She also served as program coordinator for CONNECT. She holds a degree in Art/Visual Communications from Salisbury University.