Lauren Collett is a member of New York City Ballet’s Corps de Ballet. She was born in Glendora, California, and began her dance training locally at the age of four. At the age of eight, she started studying at Inland Pacific Ballet under Victoria Koenig, and in 2015, continued her training at the Colburn Dance Academy under Jenifer Ringer and James Fayette in Los Angeles, CA. She attended summer courses at the School of American Ballet (SAB), the official school of NYCB, from 2013-2016, and entered SAB full-time for the 2016 winter term. She was named an apprentice with NYCB in November 2018 and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in November 2019.