Loren Dela Cruz manages the Communications, Outreach and Engagement portfolio of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society (ADM+S Centre).

She was brought on board in January 2021 to establish the Centre’s external engagement program across Australia and abroad. Loren is the central point of contact for all Centre staff, students and affiliates for matters related to branding, media, communications, stakeholder relations and events.

Loren has extensive experience in managing strategic engagement programs, having spent several years coordinating programs at higher education institutions including Deakin University and the University of California, Berkeley as well as the Victorian local government.

In her free time, Loren enjoys working with clients through her consultancy firm lorendelacruz.com and traveling the world.