Elizabeth was excited to join this program after being with Cox Media Group for 2 ½ years as a Human Resources Coordinator supporting CMG Corporate, five television stations, and one radio station. Elizabeth graduated from Emory University with a degree in Journalism and Sociology.
In her spare time, Elizabeth gives tours at a local brewery, enjoys trying new foods, and exploring parts of Atlanta she has never seen.
Meghan graduated from The University of Georgia with a degree in advertising, a minor in sociology, and a certificate in new media. During her time at UGA, she held numerous leadership positions in philanthropic and professional organizations that piqued her interest in project management.
Before joining Cox Communications, she interned at an SEO consulting company where she learned business analysis, digital marketing, and content management. Meghan enjoys playing soccer, racquetball, music, and reading.
Laurie is a graduate of Auburn University, where she majored in Finance and was a member of the Honors College. Having spent the summer traveling in Europe - eighteen cities and ten countries - she is eager to put her customer service and analytical experience to use as part of the LEAD Program. Originally from Austin, Texas, Laurie is enthusiastic about exploring new places.
In addition to travel, Laurie's hobbies include cooking and spin classes. She is especially passionate about live music, and is always on the lookout for new acts to follow. On Saturdays you can find her watching college football and cheering on her alma mater. War Eagle!
Andre, an Atlanta native, is a graduate of The University of Georgia with a degree in Marketing and a minor in African American Studies. During his tenure at the university, Andre was both a leader and member of numerous organizations that helped him to gain experience and develop a passion for project management.
Prior to joining Cox Communications, Andre served as an intern for a top Fortune 500 company and also worked for a consulting firm, specializing in strategy.
In his spare time, Andre enjoys being a part-time foodie, traveling, playing basketball, collecting African-American literature, and volunteering in his local community.
Lauren joined the LEAD Program at Cox Communications with a background in marketing analytics and leadership experience. She received her B.A. in Economics and Sustainability from Emory University. Lauren worked in the marketing department at Goizueta Business School on projects including fan equity research that has been influential in the world of sports analytics.
As an Atlanta native, Lauren has been involved in the community with urban improvement initiatives such as urban farming. Outside of work, Lauren enjoys fly fishing, playing soccer, and traveling.