Lauren has lived in Santa Cruz County since 1977 and has very strong ties to this wonderful community. Prior to acquiring her real estate license in 2003, Lauren had been involved in high-tech sales, marketing and technical recruitment for more than 10 years. Working in this realm, she has had the opportunity to hone her negotiating, sales and relationship building skills. Lauren brings a high level of commitment, integrity, discipline and enthusiasm into all of her endeavors. She is an avid athlete and has participated in many sports on recreational, professional and coaching levels, including, but not limited to beach volleyball, triathlons, ocean swimming, yoga, SUP and surfing. She is also an avid salsa dancer and enjoys music and dance of many types as well as being House Manager at a local Jazz club. Laurens enthusiasm and energy is part of what makes her a Realtor who is passionate about her career and clients.