M.S.Ed., Secondary Education,
B.G.S., General Studies,

Lawren Nelson joined the Division of Student Affairs in May 2023 as the student advocacy coordinator. In this role, she serves as a resource to students experiencing personal and academic challenges that require advocacy and campus resource referrals. Lawren also advises students, faculty, and staff about university policies, procedures and institutional resources available to assist in navigating on-campus systems. 

Prior to joining the Division of Student Affairs, Lawren served as a doctoral graduate assistant with the School of Education. In addition, she has also served as an educator in the Indianapolis area. Currently, Lawren is completing her Ph.D. in urban education studies through the School of Education.