Lauren started out playing when she was 11, in her hometown of Doylestown, PA, and has been training as a setter for the past 14 years. She played at Infinity Volleyball Club for two years then switched GPS Crush Volleyball Club until she was 17. During high school and college, she would use the holidays to help coach younger teams and run setting clinics. Lauren attended Bucknell University and played on their club volleyball team all four years, while getting her Civil Engineering degree. Since moving out to California two years ago, she has been an assistant coach for the 15s PCH Volleyball Team. Lauren is currently working as a Project Engineer at a General Contracting Company.