As Director of Strategic Partnerships, Lauren Rosenbaum works to grow relationships with national, state, local, and industry-level partners to deliver on Families USA’s mission of achieving high-quality, affordable health care and improved health for all. Prior to joining Families USA, she managed U.S. external affairs for the Accion, advocating for expanded access to capital for underserved communities and an end to predatory lending practices targeting small business owners. Prior to her role at Accion, Rosenbaum worked for a health care management consulting firm, Atlas Research, and a strategic communications firm, GMMB, focusing on initiatives such as expanding access to health insurance for low- and moderate-income families, improving the veterans’ health care system and reducing chronic homelessness. Rosenbaum’s background also includes working as a field organizer for President Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign. She holds a MS in Health Policy from The George Washington University and a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College.