Estae Lawrence, M.S.
Ms. Estae Lawrence is an ethics management analyst in the Ethics Office at NIMHD. She assists the deputy ethics counselor (DEC)/senior advisor Dr. Joyce Hunter. She conducts the initial review on ethics action items by working closely with the DEC.
Prior to NIMHD, Ms. Lawrence joined the Pathways internship in 2015 as the administrative assistant for the IT director at the Department of Energy in Germantown, MD. As an intern under the IT director, she helped maintain the director’s calendar for meetings and events. She then transitioned and began working for the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) as an ethics program analyst for the NHGRI Ethics Branch. As the ethics analyst, she worked with the NHGRI Ethics staff on maintaining and monitoring the Standards of Ethical Conduct for federal employees. Before she started the Pathways internship, she was working with the Maryland Health Connection in Baltimore, MD, helping people enroll in affordable health insurance plan.
Ms. Lawrence has a bachelor’s in business administration from Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD, and a master’s in human resource management from Johnson and Wales University in Providence, RI.