Lauren McCarthy

Deputy Director of Development

As Deputy Director of Development, Lauren McCarthy builds and supports Development’s strategic plan across the organization and with external stakeholders. She supports infrastructure investments and processes that lead to increased revenue, productive relationships, and greater efficiencies.

Prior to joining New America, McCarthy worked on development teams at the National Health Law Program and American Geophysical Union, supporting capacity-building initiatives and managing annual fund solicitations, corporate outreach, donor recognition and stewardship.

McCarthy holds a Bachelors of Arts in communications with minors in professional writing and political science from Virginia Tech.