Wizard Girls Bio: Lauren

LAUREN

Name Lauren
Years as Wizard Girl Rookie
Hometown Owings, MD
Occupation Financial Analyst

Hey! I am Lauren, and this is my first season with the Wizard Girls! I am so excited to get to dance during the games this season and cheer on the Wizards.  My love of dance started when I was only two and has grown ever since.  I was on the dance team in high school and all throughout college, and now I get to do it professionally in the NBA for my hometown team. GO WIZARDS!

What college or university did you attend? Washington College

When you are not at work, in class or dancing with the Wizards, what is your favorite thing to do?  Running around the city and people watching

Favorite thing about being a Wizard Girl? Dancing at the games, interacting with fans, and getting to know all of her talented teammates

What was your most interesting job?  Math Tutoring - I taught students of all ages and ran my own business.

Something most people don’t know about you? I am a huge sports fan and can memorize lots of player stats!

Favorite thing about DC? Nationals Stadium!

3 words that describe you best: ambitious, nerdy, sarcastic

What’s one thing you can’t live without? My sister

What animated character are you most like? Cinderella

Favorites:
TV Show:
Jeopardy!
Movie:  Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Book: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
DC Restaurant: ESPNZone
Song:  "The Way you Make Me Feel" by Michael Jackson
Quote/Saying:  “When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, "I used everything you gave me.” –Erma Bombeck

Who do you admire most and why? Princess Diana of Wales, because she dedicated her time to organizations and charities working with sick and underprivileged youth.