Lauren is a freshman at USM majoring in communications with an honors minor. She wants to either work in public relations or start her own nonprofit organization. Lauren recently gradated from Biddeford High School in 2018 where she worked on the yearbook staff for three years – two as an editor – and one year on the student newspaper. Now she works as the Design Director for the Free Press, designing ads, graphic covers, and working with the layout. She loves having this opportunity to continue her graphic design career in college. Aside from graphic design, Lauren loves animals, reading, movies and traveling. So far, Seattle and France have been her favorite destinations. She’s hoping to have traveled the world one day!