Lauren attended the University of Missouri School ofJournalism and is an avid Tigers fan. Her emphasis area was magazine journalism, specifically editing, and she obtained minors in sociology and Spanish. Lauren was a department and web editor for Vox magazine and a reporter for the Columbia Missourian newspaper before she worked at Modern Salon.
She grew up in Springfield, Mo., and now lives in the Chicago area with her wheaten terrier, Lucy. You can email Lauren at firstname.lastname@example.org.