Lauren Johnson has a Bachelor of Arts from Butler University in Journalism: Specializing in Integrated Marketing Communications. She has been dancing for over 25 years. She has and continues to study all forms of dance including Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Acro(Tumbling) and Swing. She was a member of both her high school and college dance teams. While on Butler's Dance team she acted as the Conditioning Coordinator pushing her peers with their strength and flexibility. She has performed for various shows and events including the opening of the Conrad Hotel located in Downtown Indianapolis.
Lauren has always loved interacting with and teaching kids and has worked as a Radio Disney Party Patroller. Lauren has also managed a 23,000 square foot Community and Recreation Center for Del Webb's Britton Falls community. During her time with Britton Falls, she worked closely with the personal trainers and fitness class instructors provided for the community. She currently works for the American College of Sports Medicine as the Public Relations and Marketing Manager.
Lauren has been with InterActive Academy for almost 7 years. While here, she has taught pre-school gymnastics, dance, cheerleading, PE classes, adult fitness classes and outdoor leadership classes. She has also acted as a camp counselor and aftercare teacher. She currently dedicates her time here to the InterActive Dance Team! Although she has moved from performer to instructor, she maintains her love and passion for dance. Watching the girls grow as dancers and express the same passion is her greatest reward!