Associate Director, Career Development


Lauren Johnson is the Associate Director of Career Development. Lauren has been working in UWG Career Services since January 2014 as one of our Career Development Specialists and brings over 6 years of Career Services experience providing quality services to students and alumni. Before coming to UWG, Lauren earned a BA in Journalism and a MS in Physical Education from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas where she also competed in track and field for the running rebels. In her spare time she enjoys being with her family.

Education / Degrees

  • M.S., Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, University of Nevda Las Vegas,
  • B.A., Journalism, University of Nevada Las Vegas,
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02
    • SPMG-4584 (Pre-Intern Sem in Sport Mgmt) Section: 01

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • SPMG-4584 (Pre-Intern Sem in Sport Mgmt) Section: 01
  • Other Information

    General Responsibilities

    Lauren is currently the liaison to Sports Management, Nursing majors, student-athletes and international students. She is responsible for presenting and assisting students in areas such as resume, cover letters, mock interviewing, internships and job search strategies.

    Professional Associations

    National Career Development Association (NCDA), National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) and Georgia Association of Colleges and Employers (GACE) and National Association of Collegiate Women Athletic Administrators (NACWAA)

    Length of Time at the University

    Since January 2014