Lauren Cook is a project analyst based out of the Austin office supporting the firm’s higher education sphere. In addition to housing and campus edge projects, Ms. Cook also supports the Energy team with climate action planning. Prior to B&D, Ms. Cook analyzed commercial real estate trends in the DFW area as a Research & Strategy intern for JLL. Ms. Cook graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in May 2021 with dual degrees in Supply Chain Management and Sustainability Studies. As of December 2021, she is a LEED Green Associate.