Lauren Forbes is KATANA’s enthusiastic and highly motivated Staff Accountant. She has an administrative background with experience in office management, human resources, and accounting.

Lauren ensures that KATANA’s day-to-day finances run smoothly and financial relationships are transparent. She works alongside the CFO to identify areas of improvement, investment, and growth. She has a keen eye for detail and an established track record of exceeding performance standards which is why she was named KATANA’s 2018 Q2 World-Class champion.

A bay area native, Lauren came down to San Diego to be an Aztec for life and get her B.S. in Marketing at SDSU. Since then, she has received her AA in Accounting, and is currently working towards becoming a CPA.