Lauren Crispino grew up in the Capital Region and trained at Creative Dance Arts in a variety styles of dance. She went to SUNY Geneseo to receive her bachelor's degree in Childhood & Special Education with a concentration in dance. At Geneseo, she was a very active member in the dance department as a dancer, choreographer, and student director. She was on Geneseo Dance Team, Geneseo Dance Ensemble, and Orchesis. During her four years, she had the opportunity to perform at American College Dance Festival and work with many well-known choreographers & companies. Currently, Lauren is a special education teacher at East Greenbush School District and a member of Nacre Dance Company.