Lauren has been with Malone Given Parsons Ltd. since 2008. Her experience prior to joining Malone Given Parsons Ltd., included work with a GTA area planning firm and a law firm where she was responsible for the preparation of development applications for residential and commercial projects throughout southern Ontario. Lauren is experienced in projects that involve the preparation of planning justification reports and applications for Official Plan, Zoning By-law amendments, Draft Plan of Subdivisions, Site Plan Approval and minor variances including research, policy analysis and development, and preparation for Ontario Municipal Board hearings. Lauren conducts work throughout the Province and is currently completing projects in Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Markham and Kawartha Lakes, Ontario. Lauren is a full member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute and Canadian Institute of Planners.