Lauren Hodge

Director of Legal Affairs

As director of legal affairs, Lauren drives critical projects through our Legal Defense & Education Center that defend and protect educational choice programs across the country. She previously worked on our state team as senior director of state relations.

Prior to working at EdChoice, Lauren served as a litigator for both the City of Indianapolis and Marion County, as well as a term clerk post law school.

Lauren received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Butler University and her JD from Maurer School of Law at Indiana University.

Favorite Quote

“Learning never exhausts the mind.”
— Leonardo da Vinci

Favorite Teacher/Class

Elisa Lucchi-Riester, Italian

High School Mascots


Favorite Pastime

Spending time with friends

Inspiration for Joining the Educational Choice Movement

Tutoring voucher students in Indianapolis