Alberta-born and Ontario-bred, Lauren is a multi-media journalist who excels in delivering stories in print, audio and visual form.
Currently developing a radio documentary on trauma support for volunteer firefighters, Lauren’s work has appeared in the Ottawa Citizen as well as a variety of online publications and Ottawa-based radio station, CKCU FM.
Lauren also contributes to self-published travel blog Around the World in 80 Selfies that has taken her as far as a craft brewery in Iceland, to the shores of the deepest lake in Central America.
With a portfolio including short radio and video documentaries to long-form features, Lauren strives to capture the human experience. Some of her stories have explored the challenges of inter-faith relationships in a modern context, the miracle of a heart transplant, and the loss of a most beloved son.
Rarely found without her camera in-hand, Lauren holds a Bachelor's degree in Theatre from York University in Toronto and is currently pursuing her Masters of Journalism at Carleton University in Ottawa.
Please feel free to get better acquainted with Lauren's published works.