Lauren Ash is a self-confessed sci-fi geek who graduated from Ohio University in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology with a focus in Archaeology. After graduating she spent two years in AmeriCorps at Washington State Community College as an advisor. From there she worked for a time as a Medical Scribe in a doctor's office before coming to join the Marietta College family. Her passions include reading, writing, history, and playing video games. And, of course, science fiction. Originally from the Columbus, Ohio, area, she now lives in Marietta with her two cats and her partner.