As principal of Modern Art Services, Lauren has eight years of professional experience in the field of Fine Art, with a special expertise in appraising Modern and Contemporary art. Prior to founding Modern Art Services, Lauren worked at Gagosian Gallery and The Lapis Press. Lauren received her BA in Art History from Loyola Marymount University and was born and raised in Los Angeles. Over the course of her professional life, Lauren has been a member of, or assisted in, numerous professional organizations and social causes including the Hammer, K.A.M.P. Family Fundraiser, LACMA, MOCA, RxArt, The Jewish Federation of Los Angeles The Pablove Foundation and Wendy Walk. Lauren is a friend of ArtTable, a national organization for professional women in leadership positions in the visual arts and belongs to the American Society of Appraisers.