Lauren graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and has a background in retail management and corporate marketing. The daughter of Trident Rescue’s Founder, David Cruz, she grew up in a first responder family and understands the immense importance of continuous training in the public safety field. Chances are if you are interacting on the business social media accounts or sending emails, Lauren is behind the screen typing back to you! Along with all of that, she is also a public safety grant writer & strategist. In her spare time, Lauren loves traveling, cooking, baking, and spending time with her family & sweet puppy dog, Olive.