Based in Washington, D.C., Lauren Jackman joined OCCRP in 2020 and is a strategic communications officer. She leads the organization’s external communications, building a wider understanding of the unique ways OCCRP works to expose cross-border crime and corruption.
She has a background in journalism, media relations, and public relations. She has toured the U.S. with a Newseum exhibit about the First Amendment, been a television field and White House producer for major news outlets, and worked with journalists from more than 30 countries on documentaries and news series. She holds a journalism degree from American University and a master’s degree in social entrepreneurship from George Mason University.