Lauren Cherry is a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy, serving as a Judge Advocate. She has served in the Navy since 2010. She has served as a defense attorney, a prosecutor, and a legal advisor to both a Navy school house and to operational units. Lauren received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in American Culture studies from Washington University in St. Louis, as well as a J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.