Lauren Bates

Executive Director

Lauren wants to leave the planet better than she found it. With a background in environment and the psychology of behaviour change, Lauren gets to help people find a sustainable and positive travel experience. As Executive Director of pointA, Lauren is passionate about building great teams, and operating from a growth mindset, which is at the heart of our innovative culture. Lauren considers herself very fortunate to get to work with the team, Board, funders, and stakeholders who are passionate about our mission. In her downtime, she loves hiking, spending time with her family and dog, making up new recipes and building things out of wood.

lbates@pointa.ca