Lauren Mariano

Legislative Affairs Officer
Lauren Mariano

Phone 863-874-8822

Location Florida Poly South

Office LTB-2128

Directory University Relations

Lauren Mariano joined Florida Polytechnic University as the Legislative Affairs Officer in 2022. She is a Pasco County native with a wide range of experience in Florida politics. She has worked alongside professionals on Florida legislative campaigns, at the Florida Division of Emergency Management, and at multiple private-sector government relations firms. Through her time at the Division of Emergency Management, Mariano served as deputy legislative affairs director during the state’s COVID-19 response and 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season. 

Mariano, who has a certificate in acquisition and contract administration from Saint Leo University is currently pursuing a master’s degree in public administration at the University of West Florida. In her spare time, Mariano enjoys spending time with her goldendoodle, Rory, and taking trips to Disney World. 

  • B.S. in Business Administration with a Specialization in Marketing, Saint Leo University, 2020