Lauren Legette has recently joined Google as Chief of Staff for the global marketing team. Leveraging more than 10 years of strategic business experience, Lauren serves as advisor and partners directly with the Vice President of Marketing for products and ecosystems including Android, Chrome and Google Play. Lauren most recently served as Business Lead of Product Marketing at Facebook, Inc., supporting advertising initiatives across Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger. She has also held positions at Uber, Fast Company Magazine and Food Network.

Philanthropically, Lauren serves as a Girl Scout Troop Leader, Technology Committee Chair for the San Francisco-Peninsula Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and a pay equity advisor with 81cents, a volunteer organization that provides accessible, salary negotiation support for women and underrepresented minorities.

After graduating from Cincinnati Country Day School in 2007, Lauren obtained a Bachelors of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Advertising from Hampton University. In 2017, she also earned a certificate in Leadership Executive Education from Harvard Business School (HBX).

Lauren lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her 3 year old Labradoodle, Bear.

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