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Lauren O’Brien is New Jersey Director for the Pay Up Climate Polluters campaign, and collaborates over 70 nonprofit organizations. Before this campaign, she headed Constituent Services for Assemblyman Kennedy in Union County. She also managed volunteers for a 2018 congressional campaign and two New Jersey Assembly campaigns (2019, 2017). Lauren is co-founder and legislative advisor to METAvivors of NJ, the first state chapter for Metavivor Research and Support, Inc. to advocate for metastatic breast cancer patients. In 2015, she founded the Union County chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense, having built their leadership team, membership and scope of action over 18 months. Prior to her career in social issues, Lauren spent 20 years teaching and administrating youth, family and performing arts programs. She has a Masters degree in Theatre Education from New York University.