Lauren Fontana is the Director of Affirmative Action Programs for the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus and a Lecturer at the CU Denver School of Public Affairs. She previously spent several years litigating civil rights cases in Colorado and taught at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law Civil Rights Clinic. She earned her law degree from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, and she has a B.S.E. in Computer Science in Engineering from the University of Michigan. When she’s not at work, she can usually be found watching Michigan sports, hanging out with her dog, or tending to her overly ambitious garden with her partner.