Lauren McCallum

Lauren McCallum
Senior Health Educator

Lauren McCallum js a Senior Health Educator who joined the Poe staff in 2009.  Lauren primarily facilitates and develops nutrition and physical activity programs.  She is also involved in dental health, general health and drug prevention programming. She appreciates the opportunities to expand her knowledge in all areas of health education and the variety of experiences the Poe Center offers.

Lauren is a former elementary school teacher. She taught for Wake County Public Schools prior to joining the Poe Center; and has worked as a substitute for Johnston County Schools. She has experience working with children preschool age through high school. Lauren graduated from North Carolina State University with a B.A. in Speech Communications and also attended Meredith College, where she received her teaching certification.

Lauren currently lives in Clayton with her husband Ben and three children: Connor, Jackson and Claire Darby. In her free time she enjoys walking, reading, shopping and attending her children’s various activities.

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