Hometown: Mufreesboro, TennesseeDuring her time in high school, Lauren was an active member in Health Occupational Students of America, an AP Scholar with Distinction, varsity volleyball team captain, and a Children's Church instructor for Bethel United Methodist. While at Samford, Lauren has become a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority and Gamma Alpha Sigma Honor Society. In addition to being a University Fellow, she is also a Clark Scholar for Computational Biology and a Howard Scholar for the School of the Arts and Sciences. Lauren is seeking a degree in Biochemistry with a minor in Bioinformatics. After graduation, she plans to continue her education by going to medical school and then working in a specialized field of Pediatrics.