Lauren Daniel joined DanceWorks Boston in season 12 to reignite her passion for performing. She has been technically trained since the age of 3 in tap, ballet, jazz, contemporary, hip hop, ballroom and pointe, dancing competitively through high school and college. While attending Emmanuel College in Boston, MA she choreographed several competitive routines during her senior year along side her co-captain and fellow DWB member, Nadiya Ledon. Since graduating with a BFA in Graphic Design and Technology, Lauren continued coaching the hip hop dance team for three consecutive years bringing the team to 3rd place in the 2012 Regional Competition for College Hip Hop. She has performed in Disneyworld, New York City, the Boston Strides for Breast Cancer Walk and on a Carnival Cruise ship. Outside of DWB, Lauren has been working at CBRE/New England for the past 5 years, designs freelance projects and is an event and wedding makeup artist part-time. Certified in Barre and Zumba, Lauren also is a fitness instructor at the Commonwealth Sports Club in Brighton, MA.