Lauren Gray is a Communications Coordinator at PepsiCo working on the global communications team. Before PepsiCo, Gray worked at various PR and creative agencies working with clients like 3M, Desperados Beer, Altos Tequila, Avion Tequila, Hotels.com and Verizon Wireless. She currently serves on the PRSA New Professionals Section executive committee as the Taskforce Director and previously served as a blog co-chair and PRSSA liaison. Gray also previously served as the PRSSA National President in 2012 and as the vice president of public relations on the PRSSA National Committee in 2011. Gray graduated from Western Carolina University in 2012 with a degree in communications with a concentration in public relations. She currently lives in Stamford, Connecticut.