Lauren Preston was born and raised in St. Louis where she began dance and take vocal lessons at the age of 3. She graduated from Lindenwood University where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance. Lauren received technical training in ballet, jazz, modern, tap, and musical theater and had many experiences performing in student and faculty dance concerts and musical productions. She has over 5 years of teaching experience and has choreographed many competitive and recreational routines for Dance Incorporated and other local studios. She also coaches the Junior Lafayette Lancer Dancers. Lauren has experience working with all age groups from 2 to 18 and on. Her passion is to instill a love for dance and music in any person of all ages and levels and create a physical and mental awareness of ones self.