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Lauren Galley, Teen Mentor, Author, TEDx Speaker, Actress and President of Girls Above Society transitioned from her high school AP program to college at age 16 embarking on a journey driven to create an anchor of empowerment for teen girls. Launching (at age 17) Girls Above Society gives Lauren the platform of teen to teen mentorship creating a social media movement. As a voice to young teen girls, Lauren hosts her own show “The Lauren Galley Show” and has been featured on Fox News, Teen Vogue, and Ked’s Brave Life Project. Lauren is a contributing writer for The Huffington Post and travels throughout the U.S. speaking to schools and organizations sharing a dose of “Girl Power” to tween and teens girls. Her Free2BeYOU Series as a Youth Advocate for Free2Luv and being the Teen Commentator for Houston Family Magazine provides an extended platform reaching millions of teens throughout the world.
Lauren's "Girl Talk" program, exclusively created for girls in grades 3-9, addresses issues relating to pressures affecting a generation bombarded by a new wave of negative values and standards. Lauren’s warmth and compassion allows the girls to feel comfortable speaking about these issues leaving these girls feeling empowered to become successful and confident young women. Helping teens feel good about themselves and empowering them to mentor their peers about the importance of self-acceptance holds the promise of improved lives for teens everywhere inspiring girls to #BeThatGirl.
Lauren’s costarring role as Lt. Sparx McCoy along with Matt Lavine as Matt Mercury in “Matt Mercury - Plot of the Galactic Mastermind” is directed by Star Wars artist Bill Hughes of Big Tex Movin Picture Company, to be released in 2014. Lauren has appeared on ABC Family’s “The Lying Game”, and NBC's "CHASE" as well as National Commercials such as Fox Sports and Jarritos. Modeling for boutiques, charity fashion shows, and catalogue print work lets the world see the confidence, beauty, and intelligence attached to a contagious smile that warms everyone she meets.
Lauren lives in Texas where she attends Sam Houston State University pursuing her Bachelors degree in the filed of Psychology. Lauren’s latest scholastic honor is the Student Excellence Award for Service with back to back awards for 2013 and 2014.