Lauren is very excited to be on this new adventure at Fusion! She was born and raised in Cleveland Ohio and after graduating from high school, moved to beautiful California to attend Mills College where she majored in Computer Science. Following graduation from Mills, she has worked for various corporations including Amex, Wells Fargo, Cyber Inc., EDS, Fireman’s Fund and IBM developing business software applications where she was often team lead.
One of Lauren’s primary passions is education reform. To this end, Lauren has participated on many committees and initiatives in order to promote networking between businesses, faith-based organizations, schools and parents to advocate for each student’s success. As a community advocate she served on the Full Service School Community committee, Climate Committee and the Career Academy Master Plan committee for a local school district. In response to requests from local schools, she has also tutored high school math, helped with food drives, served teacher appreciation luncheons, volunteered in after school programs and participated in a Challenge Day event.
Lauren enjoys helping students with learning differences. As a clinician at Lindamood-Bell she instructs students of all ages in spelling, reading and writing. She is also a team member in a local Champion’s Club serving kids, youth and adults with special needs.
For fun Lauren enjoys watching classic and comedy movies and hanging out at Six Flags with her family.