Lauren Younge currently serves as the 2019 Education Fellow at COCA. She is no stranger to COCA, having taught as a teacher’s assistant in the summers while in college. Lauren graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in 2016 with a Bachelor’s in Art Education and has spent the past two years teaching in the St. Louis area. Lauren is passionate about supporting art education programs and practicing art herself. She has turned her focus to Arts Administration and is pursuing a Master’s degree at Webster University. Lauren looks forward to the experience and knowledge she will gain while working as part of the Education Team at COCA.