Lauren Contino is the Director of Marketing at Brinker Simpson & Company. She brings a wealth of experience from her decade-long career in marketing and communications. Since joining in 2021, Lauren has been pivotal in the Firm's strategic expansion, skillfully aligning marketing strategies with the Firm's business objectives and client needs to enhance its image and impact.

Before Brinker Simpson, Lauren was integral to healthcare marketing as the Senior Manager of Corporate Communications at Crozer-Keystone Health System, where she oversaw strategic communications, digital experiences, employee engagement, and legislative affairs. She also expanded her expertise into business development, physician recruitment, and relations.

Lauren's diverse career includes a significant role as the Mid-Atlantic Regional Director of Business Development for ValueHealth, a prominent healthcare partner. In this position, she concentrated on deal flow enhancement, physician alignment, new ventures, and market expansion, notably contributing to developing ambulatory surgery centers in partnership with significant healthcare entities like Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, Main Line Health, and Jefferson Health.

Her expertise also includes roles in public relations and legislative affairs at the Township of Ridley and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Lauren actively keeps up with industry trends and adapts to market changes. She is an active community participant, serving on the board of DELGO Community Transit and as former board Treasurer for the Delaware County Transportation Management Association (DCTMA), significantly influencing regional transportation policies and practices.

Lauren holds a bachelor's degree in Communications Studies with a minor in Business Management from East Stroudsburg University. A proud Ridley Township native and avid Philadelphia sports fan, she enjoys traveling and making lasting memories with family and friends.

Memberships and Affiliations

DELGO Community Transit, Board Member

Association for Accounting Marketing (AAM), Website Committee Member

Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), Philadelphia Chapter

Delaware County Chamber of Commerce

Main Line Chamber of Commerce

Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)