Lauren started in the dental field in 1988 as a dental assistant. She then worked with Dr. Grubb and enjoyed it so much that she enrolled in the dental hygiene program at Northampton community college, graduating in 1997. As a hygienist she is able to work with patients one on one, and establish a closer relationship. Patients are like family and friend to her. Lauren takes a special interest in decorating the office to add some holiday cheer. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys cooking, reading, watching movies, doing ceramics, decorating, walking and the beach. She has a love for cats and dogs and you will usually find her in some leopard print.