Lauren has over 13 years of experience in public and private sector professional planning practice in South Florida. At JMorton she uses her specific knowledge and expertise in land use and zoning entitlements, site planning, and project management to help provide added value to our clients’ projects. She has extensive experience working with local government comprehensive plans and land development regulations in Palm Beach and Broward Counties. She has performed due diligence research for corporate, institutional, and private clients and represented their development interests through the local government regulatory approval process. Lauren holds a Bachelor’s degree in Public and Urban Affairs from Virginia Tech and a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Virginia Commonwealth University.