Lauren Quann

Lauren Quann is a woman with short red hair wearing a purple and red patterned top
Director of Operations
Office: UNH Institute on Disability, 5 Chenell Drive, Suite 301, Durham, NH 03824
Pronouns: She/her/hers

Professional Background

Lauren Quann holds a Masters in Community Mental Health and Mental Health Counseling from Southern NH University. She holds a Public Managers Certification. Prior to working with NCSS Lauren spent 9 years working in state government, community based and in office therapeutic settings focusing on at risk youth and families, and oversaw an eating disorders IOP. Lauren has been awarded the NH DHHS Commissioners Exemplary Recognition Award for her work on a TANF based program supporting individuals at risk of domestic violence, has completed two supervisory certificate programs, and has been awarded a certificate in Public Management. Lauren is the Director of Operations in which she oversees the planning, development, management and supervision of financial and staffing resources to support the implementation of NCSS objectives. Lauren provides direction to the NCSS Leadership team and other staff members to develop funding methods, sustainability approaches, and management techniques. Lauren is interested in continuing her growth within management and operations. She is currently seeking her second masters in Public Administration. Lauren enjoys hiking with her dogs and family, spending time with her son and husband, traveling, visiting the beach, and farming on her farm.


  • M.S., Community Mental Health and Mental Health Counseling, Southern New Hampshire University