Lauren is experienced in management, business operations, event planning and design. She is an alumna of Scripps College, Claremont, CA where she received her Bachelor of Arts and is also an alumna of Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI where she received her Master of Fine Arts. After completing her undergraduate and graduate degrees she moved to Philadelphia, PA to participate in a design apprenticeship program with The Fabric Workshop and Museum. She grew attached to city life, renovated a small row-home and started a textile design business. From entrepreneurship, Lauren expanded into the hospitality industry and became an integral part of the leadership team with Constellation Culinary Group at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA). Teamwork is at the heart of her leadership style and she has been recognized for her commitment and dedication as a dynamic team-player. In her free time Lauren enjoys outdoor activities and cooking for friends and family.