Lauren Hanley was elected to the Board in late 2018. She is the Director of Web & Marketing at Nerd Crossing and has been with the El Sobrante company for 5 years. Originally from Hawaii, she earned a B.F.A. in Writing from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.
After freelancing, working for publication companies, advertising firms, and startups, she decided to settle down in Hercules with the help of her realtor, Scott Tuffnell. She has four dogs.