Climbing the corporate and career ladders is never easy. Imagine navigating the path to becoming a longstanding presence in the cut throat media industry in none other then the epicenter of it all-- NYC! For twenty plus years, Lauren has been a constant influence at WABC Network News, covering major events, scandals, political and societal happenings, and also illuminating those neighborhood stories that we all cherish. She was bravely reporting from the ground on 9/11. She was there to cover Eliot Spitzer, Antony Weiner and most recently, Andrew Cuomo stories. For years, she has provided New Yorkers with the touching stories and also helps support neighborhood eateries with coverage. Lauren tells her story of working her way up, paying her dues and what it's like being a woman in a media industry that has changed dramatically, and is at times embroiled in questions and doubt. It's a fantastic journey with many great stories and behind the scenes insight. This episode is fascinating, deep and we end on a fun take on what it means to be a native New Yorker at the end with a fun "Lo's Lighting Round."