Lauren Holland is the Associate Vice President of Corporate and Workforce Development at Florence-Darlington Technical College in Florence, South Carolina.
She brings to FDTC over ten years of technical college experience in helping business and industry to assess, develop and deliver workforce development solutions, in addition to leadership that provides training programs to assist individuals in acquiring new skills that lead to employment.
A native of Kannapolis, NC, Lauren previously worked as a Workforce and Economic Development Program Manager for Richmond Community College in Hamlet, NC, where she provided training sales and assessment of workforce development needs to business and industry.
Other previous technical college experience includes work as the Director of Dual Enrollment at Sandhills Community College in Pinehurst, NC, as well as work in Student Services and as an adjunct college instructor.
Lauren is a graduate of Appalachian State University, where she earned her B.A. and M.A., and she currently serves on the Pee Dee Workforce Development Board, the South Carolina Association of Higher Education, and the Pee Dee Speech and Hearing Board. She was also recently elected as president of the South Carolina Technical Colleges’ Chief Continuing Education Officers peer group.
She and her husband have a daughter and twin boys.