Lauren Goldberg


Lauren Goldberg JD ’08 was named Columbia Riverkeeper’s executive director, starting August 1, 2022. Over the last two decades, the $3.5M organization has grown tenfold while defeating over a dozen new fossil fuel terminals, reducing toxic pollution, and protecting salmon. Goldberg joined Columbia Riverkeeper in 2006 as a law clerk, became a staff attorney in 2008, and has served as the legal and program director since 2016. As executive director, she will oversee all aspects of the organization’s legal and policy work, operations, and development.