Lauren attended the University of Memphis Loewenberg College of Nursing and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2006. She received her Master’s of Science in Nursing from the University of South Alabama in Mobile in 2019 with high honors. Lauren is a certified adult-gerontology nurse practitioner certified by the AANP. She has eleven years of trauma ICU experience, three years as an educator, and five years in interventional radiology. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.