Lauren E. Turner

Lauren E. Turner is a director/performer/producer and community facilitator. Listed by American Theatre Magazine as one of “6 Theatre Workers You Should Know,” Lauren is founding Producing Artistic Director of No Dream Deferred NOLA, a community- anchored theatre production company. Lauren is an artEquity trained Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion facilitator and founder of Equity and Justice for Institutional Change (EJIC), an organizational development consulting firm. Lauren has also served as a Mellon Fellow through Tulane University’s Community Engaged Graduate Program, mentoring Tulane University graduate students who wish to implement community-engaged practices into their work.