Social Events & Networking
Comité de Eventos Sociales y Networking
Lauren Gates | Chair
Event Coordinator, AOS
Lauren joined AOS in March 2021, after moving from Atlanta to Chicago. She has been in the nonprofit world for more than 10 years and is extremely passionate about wildlife and environmental conservation. Before joining AOS, she spent the past eight years working as an event specialist for Zoo Atlanta, where she was responsible for coordinating all large-scale, signature events. Her event planning experience spans everything from Broadway theater conventions to beer festivals to traditional naming celebrations for both sets of Zoo Atlanta’s twin Giant panda cubs.
Social Events & Networking Committee Volunteers
Carlos Andrés Rodríguez Gómez