Lauren graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University in Durham, NC. After college she worked in television production for four years before moving to San Francisco at the beginning of the dotcom boom. During her time in the Bay Area, Lauren rose from staff writer then Managing Editor at Electronic Arts, to Internet Content Manager at Lucasfilm, and Interactive Marketing Manager at 2K Sports, producing and and marketing consumer websites for major brands and individual video games. In 2010, Lauren moved to NYC as a freelance interactive producer at various advertising agencies before finding her passion as an “independent creative,” designing and launching her own jewelry line in 2014. Lauren honed her metalsmithing skills at the CT School of Jewelry Art and now has her own studio in her hometown of West Hartford, CT where she lives with her beloved Rhodesian Ridgeback, Hondo.