Beyazmin Jimenez (she/hers) serves as the Senior Account Director for The Lazu Group. Previously, she was the Director of Economic Opportunity at the Greater Boston Chamber of
Commerce where she led work in economic access and equity for the business community of the Greater Boston region. Most notably, Beya oversaw the Pacesetters program, an initiative to increase supplier diversity spend across corporate and anchor institutions in response to closing the racial wealth gap.
Beyazmin holds a Master’s in Urban Planning from Boston University where her focus was housing and economic development. She is also a local writer on issues related to housing and racial justice. Her work can be found in The Boston Globe, Banker & Tradesmen, The Bay State Banner, DigBoston and TravelNoire among a few others. Beyazmin serves on the Board of Lawrence Community Works, YW Boston, and is the Board President of a pro-housing advocacy group, Abundant Housing MA. In 2021, she was appointed to serve on the City of Boston’s Fair Housing Commission. In addition, she holds a seat on Blue Cross Blue Shield MA’s Health Equity Council. She lives in the neighborhood of Jamaica Plain in Boston and enjoys traveling, wine tasting and exploring new cities for street art.