Show Notes

Lauren Van Wazer, Vice President, Global Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs for Akamai Technologies, shares her story as she followed her own North Star and landed where she is today. She describes her career path, highlighting how she went from working at AT&T to being able to work in the White House. She shares how she is a coach and a leader to the team she works with now, saying “my view is I’ve got their back, if they make a mistake, it’s my mistake, and if they do well, they’ve done well.” Lauren hopes she’s made an impact in the world by making it a little bit better than before, and discusses how she doesn’t let anyone stop her from her goals. Lauren shares her outlook on her experiences, calling attention to different roles in her life that made her journey all the better. We thank Lauren for sharing.