Community Investments Officer

As a Community Investments Officer for Evernorth, Lara analyzes investment opportunities for affordable housing and community and economic development projects. Prior to joining Evernorth in 2021, Lara worked in the food and beverage industry for two decades as an entrepreneur, operations manager and CFO.

Lara graduated from Appalachian State University before moving to Vermont in 1996. She is active in her community and volunteers on local boards representing social and environmental justice, affordable housing, land conservation and continuing education. She enjoys camping and adventures on the trails and in the water with her husband and two boys.