Lauren played club volleyball at CVC out of Cleveland, Ohio and A5 out of Atlanta, Georgia. She played indoor at University of Michigan (NCAA Sweet 16) and University of Georgia. In 2010, Laurent was the starting middle blocker at the Youth Olympic Games where they won a Silver Medal in Singapore for Team USA. She is now a Certified personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Lauren is a personal trainer at Equinox with a focus in sports performance. This is her first season coaching at Surfside.