Lauren is a native Los Angeleno, born and raised. She has had an affinity for horses since she was little and started taking lessons when she was 9 years old. Since then Lauren has received training in many disciplines. She has also trained horses and riders, in just about every discipline. In college, she won the Hunt Seat National Championship title.
Since college Lauren has also received Reserve Champion honors in Team Sorting and Ranch Riding competitions. Recently she worked as the Assistant Director of Horsemanship at a private college prep boarding school out in Arizona. There she taught both English and Western disciplines to beginner and advanced students . Her students learned and participated in flag routines, ranch riding, team sorting, trail competitions, polo, and jumping. As well as being an accomplished equestrian, Lauren's modeling career started when she was 16 and has continued to help fund her love for horses.