Lauren Meyer is thankful to be back in the Bay Area and working with Starting Arts! Originally from California, she has worked as a teaching artist for a dozen theater companies and schools directing, choreographing, teaching classes, and running training programs. Lauren has directed multiple performing groups that reach into the community by serving senior citizens. Her greatest passion is inspiring creativity in students and helping them thrive in whatever they do. Lauren is a teaching artist for Tada Theater in NYC. She also completed an internship with New York Theatre Workshop and an apprenticeship with New Victory Theater, New York City’s first and only full-time performing arts theater for kids and the largest provider of live performance to NYC schools. Lauren holds a degree in Theater with a minor in Marketing from Azusa Pacific University.