Lauren grew up in the Adirondacks in Queensbury, NY. Frozen out by the winter, Lauren moved further south to the University of Delaware majoring in Chemical Engineering and minoring in Sustainable Energy and Technology. Before coming to business school (and continuing her journey south), she worked with Cree, a LED manufacturing company, as a process sustaining engineer and line manager in Durham, NC. At Kenan-Flagler, she is concentrating in Management Consulting and Operations. Lauren is also involved as an MBA ambassador and Forte Fellow. Outside of school, Lauren fosters dogs, plays sand volleyball, and enjoys DIY house projects.