Lauren Stanley currently lives in Lubbock, Texas with her husband Russell and their four children Katie (10), Jessa (6), Ben (1), and Lana (1). She currently works as a Family Nurse Practitioner in the Lubbock area. She completed her Family Nurse Practitioner Post-Master's Certificate from the University of Massachusetts at Boston in 2014. Previously, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing from Liberty University in 2013 with a certification as an Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist. While completing her Master of Science in Nursing she worked full-time as an RN Team Leader at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas in Women's Services. Prior to that, Lauren completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas in 2011. Lauren has an extensive career in pediatric nursing, women's health, and now as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Her passions are pediatric nursing, women's health, patient education, health assessment, breastfeeding, preventative care, and nursing education. Lauren is excited to join the Charisma community and contribute to online education in the School of Health Sciences.