Lauren currently serves as a production intern at The TODAY Show, after wrapping up an internship with msnbc’s The Cycle. She also recently wrote on a freelance basis for PIX11News.com in New York City and ran around the five boroughs working to report stories for NY1 Time Warner Cable News as a News Assistant. At NY1, Lauren served as a videographer either alongside a reporter or independently depending on the story.
Lauren wrote articles for News 12 New Jersey’s website as an Interactive Producer. She managed the station’s overall social media presence, including updates during breaking news. Lauren served as a primary producer for News 12 New Jersey’s Facebook fan page, which grew from 532 fans to 92,000 ‘likes’ during her tenure. Lauren worked with on-air talent to help them use social media most effectively in addition to other responsibilities.
She has amassed several awards, including a 2014 scholarship from New York Women in Communications (NYWICI), as well as Awards for Outstanding Service in from NYWICI 2009, 2010, and 2011.
Lauren earned her BA in broadcast journalism from Temple University. Lauren is conversational in Spanish and working towards complete fluency.