Lauren Jensen

Director of Development


Lauren Jensen is a Director of Development at Overland Property Group where she leads the companies acquisition, rehabilitation and preservation efforts of affordable housing. 

Previously, Lauren held positions at The Michaels Organization (2015-2018) and Fairstead (2018-2021) where she was directly involved in the acquisition of over 7,500 units of affordable housing as well as the development of over $100M of new construction affordable housing, a majority of which were built or renovated with either 4% or 9% low income housing tax credits. Lauren earned her BS in Industrial Engineering and minor in Business from Lehigh University.

Outside of work, Lauren is an avid traveler and self-proclaimed foodie who loves sharing restaurant recommendations for anywhere she’s been (especially in her hometown, New York City). Her hobbies include horseback riding, skiing and pairing wines with cheeses.