Lauren Fitzgerald

Managing Director and Chief Human Resources Officer

Lauren leads Strategic’s Human Resources function.  Prior to joining Strategic, Lauren was the Senior Vice President of Human Resources at American Capital, Ltd.  She previously was also a Senior Director of Human Resources at CoStar Group, Inc., Senior Human Resources Manager for the Pepsi-Cola Company and the Head of Human Resources at Morton’s Restaurant Group.  Lauren is a contributing author of Inside of Minds-Leveraging HR Metrics: Leading HR Executives on Adding Value, Evaluating Productivity, and Demonstrating Tangible Results. Lauren is a member of the DePaul University Master of Science in Human Resources Advisory Council.  She also serves on the Boards of MentorPrize and the Somerset Elementary School Educational Foundation, where she also serves as Treasurer.

Lauren holds an M.B.A. and a B.S. in Commerce from DePaul University.