Laurien joined the MDPC staff in February of 2018. She has prior work experience in oil and gas, nonprofit, and ministry settings. Laurien grew up in the Houston area and received her B.A. in Biblical Languages from Houston Baptist University. She also holds a Master of Arts in Theology degree from Fuller Theological Seminary. Laurien is passionate about helping people understand the Bible so that they know Christ more fully and have their lives transformed by His work. When she’s not at work, she enjoys reading, watching movies, sports, cooking, and spending time with her friends.