Chatham University

Women Business Leaders Breakfast Series

Lauren Lawley Head

Lauren Lawley HeadLauren Lawley Head is editor of the Pittsburgh Business Times, where she leads the publication's print and online news operations. She is responsible for representing the Pittsburgh Business Times as a speaker at events and on panels throughout the region. She also has taken an active role in the development of several digital media initiatives for the Business Times' parent company, American City Business Journals, which publishes more than 40 business newspapers around the country.

Business journalism is truly Lauren's passion. She earned two degrees from the University of Missouri Columbia, one in journalism and one in economics, and has been combining the two specialties ever since. As a business reporter, Lauren covered the retail, technology and health care industries for the Cincinnati Business Courier, where she won a number of awards for her work. She went on to serve as the managing editor of the Dayton Business Journal in Ohio and joined the Pittsburgh Business Times as editor in February 2003.

Lauren serves on the board of the Economic Club of Pittsburgh and is a member of the United Way of Allegheny County Women's Leadership Council.

She lives in Adams Township with her husband, Dave, and their son, David.