Nelson, Derek & Lauren

About Nelson, Derek & Lauren

Lauren joined the Global Year team along with her husband, Derek, in 2016. They spent 3.5 years in Cape Verde, Africa leading student teams and have recently returned to support state-side operations. Lauren has a B.S. in Psychology from North Greenville University and her passion is to see emotionally and spiritually healthy missionaries sent to the nations. She will be working with our current and future staff supporting new hire training, on-going field support, and missionary furlough care. Lauren and her husband reside in Greenville, SC and have three daughters - Rosie, Violet, and Hazel.