Lauren comes from a Bahamian family with long and deep roots in The Bahamas and brings a wealth of business experience to the Holowesko Realty team. Educated in the United States and England, Lauren returned home to head up several development projects. She was the Project Manager for The Island House, a 30-room Boutique Hotel, where she managed concept development, initial budgets and proposals, government approvals (Hotel Encouragement Act), building permits and contract negotiations, site planning & design, project scheduling and costs; and project manager for developments at Highbourne Cay in the Exumas. Lauren is a currently a director of The Island House, and a director of Pangaea Bahamas Ltd.-- a residential and commercial development company. Fluent in Spanish, Lauren has a Master of Arts (M.A.) from Sotheby's Institute of Art in London, England, and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Art History from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. She lives in Lyford Cay and is a member of various clubs and organizations.