Lauren is an Oklahoma transplant who has been in Chicago now for over eight years. Lauren has a Bachelors in Psychology from Mercyhurst University and Masters in Community Counseling from Loyola University of Chicago. Lauren began her career in the non-profit mental health field. She transferred her love of helping people to HR and recruitment. Most recently Lauren worked in the Telecom staffing field. Lauren brings experience helping small companies scale their policies as they grow. Outside of work, Lauren loves to run with her two rescue dogs (May & June) and just completed her 4th Chicago Triathalon. Her favorite method of self-care is making homemade pizza with her husband and re-watching Gilmore Girls or Mad Men.