Lauryn is a junior in college at UWM majoring in biology (pre-vet) and is a member of the UWM Pre-vet club and the Honors College.

A lifelong animal lover, Lauryn has two dogs named Rufus and Ralph and some really old frogs that have lived forever. Lauryn also loves pet sitting her friend's cats just to spend time with them and visiting her aunt's horse farm. Outside of her animal-related interests, she also likes to sing, paint, and take books on picnics.