Lauren has studied at UCB since August of 2007 under Bobby Moynihan, Lennon Parham, Zach Woods, Michael Delaney, Anthony King and Chris Gethard to name a few. At UCB Lauren performed The Movie with Oscarbait and was a member of former Maude Team Slow Burn and former Harold Teams Johnny Romance and Sherlock & Cookies. She is the co-creator and solo actress in the restaurant satire Pig: A Restaurant which sold out shows in NYC, LA and Boston. Catch Lauren performing around town with sketch group Onassis and in various UCB shows. Lauren plays Gretchen Chalker in the Netflix original series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.