Lawrence Habitat for Humanity Hires Community Outreach Coordinator
Lawrence, Kan. – Lawrence Habitat for Humanity has named Lindsey Slater as its first-ever community outreach coordinator.
Ms. Slater will help develop and enhance Habitat’s relationships in the community. She will also develop strategies to engage community residents in housing related issues. Ms. Slater will serve as a link between Habitat for Humanity and the Lawrence community.
Ms. Slater says she’s excited to work for a non-profit that is so ingrained in the Lawrence community. “Habitat for Humanity is an amazing organization that can really thrive in a city with such generous residents,” says Slater. “I can’t wait to expand Habitat’s reach and engage with the Lawrence community.”
Before joining Habitat for Humanity, Ms. Slater spent over two years as the K-12 education reporter for the Lawrence Journal-World and 6News Lawrence. She spent the previous two years as the 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. news producer for 6News Lawrence. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.