Lauren Knoff

Optimization Associate

Lauren is a member of the NextAfter team whose commitment to fundraising is rooted in her passion for people and data. In her role as an Optimization Associate, she produces marketing assets and executes digital fundraising initiatives for a variety of nonprofit organizations.

Lauren is passionate about making the world a kinder place. She was drawn to NextAfter’s mission of generosity and dedication to forging powerful connections between nonprofits and their communities.

Before joining the NextAfter team, Lauren was a marketer in the manufacturing industry where she designed and executed campaigns across web, print, billboard, and social media mediums. She has also served in marketing roles for her university’s nano robotics student design team and her local FIRST robotics team.

Outside of work, Lauren is also a full-time student pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. When she is not working or studying, she enjoys painting, tabletop RPGs, reading, and spending time with her partner Noah and their two cats.