Downtown Denizen - Lauren Medina

Lauren Medina
External Relations, Downtown Project

What is something about you that most people don’t know?
I refinish furniture on the weekends.

What was your favorite subject in school?
Statistics and orchestra. I know, I’m a total geek.

If you won $100 million, what would you buy first?
A trip around the word for my friends and family with the goal of each one of us knocking an item off our bucket lists.

What accomplishment are you most proud of?
My son.

What are some of the different jobs that you have had in your life?
Tutor, Christmas decorator for hotels, front desk, food and beverage, and Scandia – that place was awesome.

Who was your childhood celebrity crush?
Every member of New Kids on the Block.

What was the last concert you attended?
A Carlos Santana cover band – we were by far the youngest people in the crowd. 

If you could give one piece of advice to your 10-year-old self, what would it be?
Don’t get student loans.

What weapon would you carry during the Zombie Apocalypse?
Garlic – wait ... does garlic kill zombies?

If you could be on any TV show, what would it be?
Flea Market Flip.