Lauren earned her B.S. in Mathematics in 2011 from Sweet Briar College. She was first introduced to Phoenix Montessori in 2004 when her sister, Nicole, began as a student. Lauren joined the PMA staff in 2012 as the high school math teacher and after school teacher. As of July 2015, Lauren received her American Montessori Society (AMS) Secondary I/II credential from the Houston Montessori Center (HMC). Lauren received her Masters of Education in Montessori Integrative Learning from Endicott College in May 2016. As Middle/High School Lead Teacher, Lauren continues to build the program and offer unique experiences both in and out of the classroom. Outside of school, Lauren enjoys traveling and swimming.