Lauren comes from Albuquerque, New Mexico and is a junior at UCSC. Lauren played high school volleyball at Albuquerque Academy where she was on varsity for four years as a DS/Libero. She played club volleyball with the Albuquerque Rebels Volleyball Club (ARVC) and New Mexico Juniors also as a DS/Libero. Lauren is now in her third year playing at UCSC. Lauren has coached for ARVC and currently is an Academy Coach at Club Cruz.
Lauren is majoring in psychology and working towards becoming a clinical child psychologist. When she’s not at school or playing volleyball Lauren enjoys kickboxing and reading.