Laurel Lundstrom has more than 15 years of experience leading communications initiatives for international organizations. Laurel spent more than seven years leading communications initiatives for Pathfinder’s global, USAID-funded projects, Extending Service Delivery and Evidence to Action. She now serves as the Communications Director of Pathfinder’s Global Communications & Marketing team.
Laurel brings expertise in communications strategy development and planning, and writing and refining compelling content to advance the mission of nongovernmental organizations. Her editorial contributions span feature articles, blogs, opinion editorials, press releases, films, newsletters, research dossiers, technical briefs, peer-review journal articles, and proposals, among others. To complement her editorial work, she has presented at and led communications efforts at international conferences, and has been a speechwriter for executive staff and senior government officials.
She has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland and a bachelor’s degree in government studies from Cornell University.