Lauren was born and raised in Southern California, but quickly adapted to the PNW when she and her family moved to Vancouver in 2015. She is married to Leo (13 years strong) and has two rambunctious boys, Caleb (8) and Ethan (6). In her spare time, she enjoys coaching volleyball and track at a local middle school. Lauren also enjoys volunteering in the kindergarten class at her son's school and being a part of other great organizations like Teach1Lead1 and Villages Clark County. Her hobbies include camping, hiking, music, cooking, studying brain health & nutrition, and exploring new places and cultures.