Lauren Daugherty current serves as Head of Development for the Libertarian Party. She previously managed Special Projects for the LP and served as Executive Director of the Libertarian Party of Texas. Before joining the Libertarian Party, she worked at a variety of conservative and libertarian non-profits in the DC area. She has an MA in Government and National Security from Johns Hopkins University, an MA in National Security and Statecraft from the Institute of World Politics, and BAs in Economics and Art History from Emory University. She lives with her husband and children in central Texas.