Lauren Compere is Managing Director and the Director of Shareholder Engagement at Boston Common Asset Management, an employee-owned investment management firm specializing in U.S. and international responsible investing. She has primary responsibility working with Boston Common clients and oversees Boston Common’s global shareholder engagement initiatives. Ms. Compere has worked in the responsible investment industry for over 20 years and has 14 years of experience in global responsible investing. She is a frequent speaker at industry conferences. Lauren sits on the Governing Board of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR). She is the Co-Chair of the Emerging Markets Disclosure Project (EMDP) and serves as the co-lead for the EMDP Korean team. Previously, she served on the U.S. Social Investment Forum’s International Working Group Steering Committee and was also Co-Chair (2006-2009). She has also served as the Co-Chair of the Access to Health Working Group (2005-2008) and the Human Trafficking Sub-Committee (2006-2008) at ICCR (Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility. Lauren received her BA in Environmental Studies from the University of Vermont, and her MS in Community Economic Development from Southern New Hampshire University.