Lauren Steinberg

  • Senior Director of Development
Lauren Steinberg
241 Ag Administration Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802
Work Phone: 814-865-0158

"I believe in the mission and the work of the College of Agricultural Sciences. Ag is pervasive and important to every facet of society.”


Penn State alumna Lauren Steinberg served four years in a fundraising capacity at the American Lung Association of Pennsylvania followed by four years as assistant director in Penn State’s Office of Annual Giving before joining the College of Agricultural Sciences development team as director of major gifts in 2008. She was named senior director of development in September 2017. With her development team and in collaboration with volunteers and college leadership, Lauren creates strategies for inspiring philanthropic gifts from alumni and friends of the college. Originally from the Philadelphia area, Lauren holds a bachelor of arts degree in public relations and a master of education degree in higher education, both from Penn State. Her commitment to philanthropy and community service stems back to her undergraduate days when she was a member of a national service sorority. She continues to make community service a personal priority through organizations such as the Centre County RSVP Pen Pal program.