Lauren is a high school senior from Ontario, Canada. She is also a teen author, who is passionate about neuroscience and neurodiversity.
Due to her own experiences with having ADHD and Autism, she aspires to end the implicit gender gap among neurodiverse females. She created "DiverseNeuro", to increase academic efforts surrounding neurodiversity.
Lauren also is committed to her advocacy work as a core committee member of the NNEA initiative (Network for K-12 Advocacy and Education) with the Stanford Neurodiversity Project.
In the future, Lauren hopes to pursue greater academic and advocacy efforts in collaboration with Stanford.