Lauren Blackshaw (she/her/hers) joined the Center for Academic Excellence in 2019 as the Assistant Director of Tutoring. She earned her B.S. in Psychology from the College of Charleston and and M.A. in Counseling from UNC Charlotte. While working on her counseling degree, Lauren was a Tutorial Services graduate assistant! Lauren considers herself mission driven and is passionate about advocating for others. Before joining the UCAE, Lauren worked for the Alzheimer's Association; a cause she deeply cares about. She also loves getting to know students and helping them reach their personal and professional goals.