Lauren Hibbs

Director of Partnerships & Professional Development

Dr. Lauren Hibbs
Mon - Fri:
By Appointment
  • Professional
  • Personal


  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership, University of Washington, Tacoma, 2016
  • M.Ed., Higher Education Administration, Montana State University, 2009
  • B.A., Psychology, Central Washington University, 2007


Immediately following the completion of her undergraduate degree, Lauren began her career in higher education leadership development. Over the last decade, she has served in a variety of roles focusing on the moral, intellectual and ethical development of students, while also pursuing further degrees in Student Development and Educational Leadership.

In her current role as Director of Professional Development, Lauren oversee’s a range of programs including Administrator Professional Certification, Principal Preparation, Add-on Endorsements in Special Education, English Language Learners, and World Language, the Advanced Placement (AP) workshop, and more.

When asked what helps guide her life, Lauren shares her favorite quote:  “When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say. ‘ I used everything you gave me’” – Erma Bombeck