About Us

Lauren Martin McCraw

Interviewer/Outreach Worker - SHAWNA Project

Lauren Martin McCraw is an interviewer and outreach worker with the SHAWNA Project at the Centre for Gender & Sexual Health Equity. She joined the team in late 2016 after eight years working the front lines with Portland Housing Society Community Services at The Rainier Hotel and InSite. Lauren is especially interested in older women’s experiences living in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. She was a long time volunteer at the 411 Seniors Center and can sometimes be found at DCHC Women’s Night. Lauren’s passion is writing and performing. She helped create the award winning show “Hysteria” (2018) and toured Canada with the all women’s comedy troupe “Strapless”.