My First Friends Co-Founder
Lauren is the Marketing Director at Dance Spectrum. She has been part of the Dance Spectrum family for over 29 years and has been an employee at DS for over 18 years.
Lauren grew up in Lancaster NY and attended Lancaster High School. Upon graduation Lauren attended college and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Medaille College. While keeping dance a big part of her life, Lauren continued to take dance classes, work as a faculty assistant, and as an office assistant at DS. This is where she found a passion in marketing. Lauren attended St. Bonaventure University and earned a Master’s Degree in Integrated Marketing Communications. Currently, she lives in Lancaster with her husband and three children Landon, Isla, and Finnley.
Lauren is very excited to be on this journey with one of her very first friends, Shannon Shields, and is thrilled to have the privilege to work alongside an amazing role model and mentor, Miss Patty Neal.