Lauren received her Nutrition and Food Science degree from California State University, Chico in 2008. After graduation she completed her Dietetic Internship at California State University, Fresno in 2009 and became credentialed shortly after that. Prior to working for Turnure Medical Group, she worked for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) of Sacramento for five years. She also has worked with the elderly and has been an RD consultant with the Sacramento County Mental Health Treatment Center. She is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and a board member on the CA Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Northern Area District. She continues to educate herself in the field of wellness and nutrition, and truly enjoys educating and supporting others in their healthy lifestyle changes.
She lives her passion for health by running, traveling, reading and enjoying the outdoors. She loves to cook and the Farmer’s market is her favorite place to find healthy food choices. On her days off she enjoys spending time with her two young daughters and husband.