Lauren
Gilmartin

Senior Manager, Women Veteran Leadership Program

New York City, NY

Most rewarding thing about working here.

I am constantly learning from the members of this team. Having the opportunity to work alongside coworkers who are so passionate about the mission of the organization and the work we’re doing is incredibly rewarding, and seeing that work play out to positively impact our veteran volunteers and the communities they support really brings it all home.

Job prior to The Mission Continues

Manager, Mentoring Program and American Corporate Partners

What is a hidden gem in your hometown?

No longer my hometown, but if you are ever in NYC – venture to Brooklyn Bagel in Astoria. Hands down the best bagel you will get in NYC and trust me, I have surveyed a lot.

Which book is on your nightstand?

“The Nightingale,” “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone,” and “I will Teach You to be Rich”

What is your favorite winter activity?

Skiing….or more accurately, aprés skiing 😉

What is one item on your bucket list?

See the northern lights