Lauren Rikleen, of Wayland, Massachusetts is the President of Rikleen Institute for Strategic Leadership. Rikleen serves on several boards including: the MA Women's Political Caucus; co-chair of MassGAP; the Middlesex Savings Bank; and as a Special Advisor to the American Bar Foundation Board. She is also active in the American Bar Association as member of the Presidential Task Force on Gender Equity and Commission on Sexual Orientation, and as Co-Chair of the Women’s Caucus and Vice Chair of the Section of Individual Rights & Responsibilities. Rikleen is a founding member of the Council for Women of Boston College.
She received her B.A. from Brandeis University and her J.D. from Boston College Law School.