Lauren graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics in 2009 and completed a Master of Public Health in 2022. She has a background in paediatric and adult orthotic management, and is excited to be increasing her prosthetic case load.

Lauren has taught in tertiary programs at La Trobe University and the Tanzanian Training Centre for Orthopaedic Technologists. She has held management, advocacy and advisory positions in Malawi and the Philippines and is passionate about developing the field of prosthetics and orthotics, and ensuring access to high quality services for people in regional and remote areas.

She enjoys spending her spare time in, on and under the water.