Lauren Colosimo is currently the Business Development Manager for Melbourne WebFest and the co-Founder of Earth Crusaders.

A Journalism graduate from La Trobe University, she has previously worked as a Student Communications Officer at LaTrobe, Project Officer at Monash University and the Communications Manager and on the Advisory Board for MWF.

Lauren is passionate about empowering people to make sustainable habit changes. She is particularly excited to be working with primary school students and providing them with  the skills and tools to make sustainable choices.

Lauren has a love for filmmaking and has previously worked as the Daily Producer on About Tonight (Channel 31) and Series Producer for Refugee Kitchen. Lauren has enjoyed watching the web series industry grow over the last eight years through her work with Melbourne WebFest and looks forward to seeing what innovations the next eight years will bring to the sector.