Lauren received a B.A. in English from the University of Alabama in 2012 and an M.A. in Liberal Studies from UNC Wilmington in May 2014. After graduation from UNCW, she took her Netflix addiction and her beagle, Lucy, to Atlanta where she works in the Honors Program at Georgia Tech. She continues to obsess about the relationship between pop culture and society and spends a lot of time balancing her relationships with fictional characters from various mediums.