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Lauren joined the ABC 33/40 news team in 2014 as a reporter and multimedia journalist.

In Alabama, she keeps a close eye on the Birmingham City Council, the Jefferson County Commission and the Alabama State Legislature.

She's loved journalism for as long as she can remember. Lauren got an early start in news, anchoring her middle school and high school newscasts. At the University of Central Florida, this proud knight studied Broadcast Journalism and Political Science.

Before coming to Alabama, Lauren reported for the NBC affiliate in Augusta, Georgia. While in Augusta, she was voted Best TV Reporter by the readers of Augusta Magazine and also won awards for her coverage exposing sex trafficking in the city.

When she's not reporting the news, she's usually hanging out with her rescue dog, Sophie.

Lauren loves to tell stories that make a difference. If you have a story idea you'd like Lauren to look into, or if you just want to say hello, she wants to hear from you.