Lauren P. Harper is originally from Savannah, GA and has been involved in the marching arts for over 20 years. She currently serves as the Technical Director for Cypress Independent, in addition to serving as a choreographer and technician for CI. Previously, Lauren co-founded and directed Aureus Independent, as well as the University of Georgia Winterguard program. She has also taught at many high schools in the Houston and Atlanta areas. Lauren has performed with Carolina Crown, Ad Astra per Aspera, Phantom Regiment Winterguard, and Cypress Independent. LPH lives in Houston with her dog, Julian, who happens to be the best dog on earth.