Lauren VanScoy

You’d never know it from her fun-loving nature, but Lauren knows how to get down to business. Soon after graduating from St. Olaf College in 2001, she kicked off her career at Gateway by taking on the organization & management of ALL our competitive music festivals, talk about new employee initiation! Lauren has operated domestic and international tours for nine years and has played a key role as Gateway opened new destinations such as Norway, Japan and China. After years of studying piano and flute, Lauren met and married a band director at the Midwest Band & Orchestra Clinic and she gleans great insights from his role as a music educator.