Lauren Marie Galley is a 20-year-old Award Winning Teen Mentor, Amazon Best Selling Author, actress/model and President of the non-profit organization, Girls Above Society. GAS empowers tween and teen girls to be confident while maintaining positive morals and values as they face the tough pressures of today’s media driven society and is the home of “Girl Talk”, a signature program lead by Lauren that builds confidence and leadership skills every young girl needs to become an excellent role model in their community. Lauren travels throughout the U.S. speaking on the topics of body image, leadership skills and self-confidence. She is a contributor for Huffington Post and can also been seen featured in her very own section titled TEEN TAKE in Houston Family Magazine. Her latest achievement is her TEDxTomball Talk in 2014 titled #TextMe – The Elimination of Human Interaction. Lauren’s Ambassadorship with Secret Deodorant’s Mean Stinks Campaign in conjunction with Teen Vogue has given her a powerful platform to continue empowering girls to end the girl on girl bullying for good.
As a voice to young teen girls Lauren reaches across the globe by hosting her own show “The Lauren Galley Show” on BlogTalkRadio along with her #BeThatGirl Series, one of 8 channels on Vimeo. Lauren has been featured on Fox News, Teen Vogue, Best Ever You Radio, and Talented Teens broadcast in the U.K. Her writing has appeared in numerous publications throughout the U.S. such as Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, International Talent Magazine, Talented Teens, BeYOU Magazine and Babble, covering the issues and pressures young teens are facing in today’s society.
Lauren lives in Texas where she attends Sam Houston State University studying Psychology and is proud to be an Alpha Delta Pi sister. Her latest honors include the Student Excellence Award for Service 2013 and 2014 and the Spirit Award given by Susan L. Curtis Foundation. The Spirit Award honors an individual who has directly impacted the campers of Camp Susan Curtis in Maine.
Her two girls self-help books, Girls Above Society: Steps to Success and Kissing Frogs: Finding Prince Charming are available now. (Kissing Frogs paperback available May 26th, 2015).