Lauren graduated from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor's of Science in Communication Disorders. She continued her education at Clarion University of Pennsylvania, earning a Master's in Audiology. Lauren has been the owner of The Hearing Place since it opened in 2007, and she has been practicing audiology locally for over 20 years. Lauren is a member of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, American Academy of Audiology and Pennsylvania Academy of Audiology as well as Berwick Women's Civic Club and the Berwick Rotary Club. In 2012 Lauren was named an Academy Scholar by the American Academy of Audiology for completing 60 continuing education hours within a 2 year period. In addition, she was named Woman of the Year by Business and Professional Women's Club in 2010. Lauren feels a very important part of her job is educating the public on how we hear, the impact of hearing loss, how to go about getting help, and the latest in hearing aid technology. She says her favorite part of her job is the incredible satisfaction she feels in knowing she helped improve someone's quality of life by improving their hearing.