Lauren Turenchalk

Legislative Analyst, Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies

New York

(212) 453-3952

(212) 509-9492

Lauren focuses on New York City and state legislative research, tracking, and analysis, and media developments on behalf of clients. 

Prior to joining the firm, Lauren served as both a national press intern and legislative intern for U.S. Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.). In these roles, Lauren wrote daily news briefs and memoranda, attended congressional committee hearings, drafted policy memoranda, and conducted legislative research. Lauren also spent time as a campaign intern and later a legislative intern for U.S. Senator Thomas R. Carper (D-Del.) from 2018-2019.

Lauren earned her bachelor’s degree in political science and history from the University of Delaware. During her senior year, she worked as an undergraduate research and archivist assistant at the Biden School of Public Policy. Lauren was a member of both the National History Honor Society and the National Political Science Honor Society.



  • University of Delaware, B.A., 2020

Congressional Hispanic Staff Association, Member