LB Klein, MSW, MPA has dedicated her research and practice to ending gender-based violence, supporting survivors, and advancing social justice. She is a PhD student and adjunct faculty member in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Social Work where her research focuses on community and policy approaches to addressing gender-based violence and promoting equity through mixed methods, community-based participatory action, and implementation research. LB also serves as a lead trainer and curriculum development specialist for Prevention Innovations Research Center (PIRC) at the University of New Hampshire. At PIRC, she works most closely with the Bringing in the Bystander® In-Person Prevention Program. LB has served as a consultant for organizations and coalitions across the United States and Canada on gender-based violence prevention and advocacy through PIRC and her consulting partnership, Catalytical Consulting LLC. She previously led Emory University's Respect Program and founded the volunteer advocate program within St. Louis County's specialized domestic violence court. LB received a master's degree in public administration from the Program on Gender-Based Violence at the University of Colorado Denver as well as a master's degree in clinical social work and a bachelor's degree in history from Washington University in St. Louis. She also holds a graduate certificate in LGBTQ health from Drexel University. She is a founding leadership council member and research chair of the Campus Advocates & Prevention Professionals Association (CAPPA) and serves as Assistant Editor for Bisexual Women Quarterly. LB is on Linkedin (https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenlbklein), and you can follow her on Twitter and Instagram @LB_Klein.