Community Relations Manager
Phone: 209-373-1504
Lauren Nakashima joins the Heat in September 2016 as the Community Relations Manager whose main duties include coordinating outreach within the community and representing the Heat in the City of Stockton while planning and attending events, fundraisers and various other appearances around the community.

During her final year at the University of Pacific, Nakashima became familiar with the Community Relations field as an intern with the Heat in the 2015-16 season. She graduated in May, 2016 with a Bachelor’s in Sports Management. Nakashima also has gained experience while working with StocktonCon Events as the Social Media and Marketing Coordinator, as well as a summer internship with DreamWork’s AwesomenessTV as the Digital Marketing Assistant.

Nakashima was born and raised in Stockton. She continues to reside in the city today.