Lauren Hall has been Host of Winging It! Buffalo Style since August 2013. She joined the News 4 Team in July 2010 as a News Producer and was soon selected to become Producer of Winging It! In that role, she created and built the CW-23 morning program, which premiered in April 2011, and kept it vibrant. Prior to joining News 4, Lauren interned at News Channel 9, WSYR-TV in Syracuse and in the public relations department at CNN’s Washington Bureau, where she was involved in promoting the coverage of President Obama’s inauguration and his first 100 days in office.
Lauren is a summa cum laude graduate of Syracuse University, where she earned dual degrees in Broadcast Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and Political Science from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. While in college, Lauren spent a semester studying International Relations in Washington, DC with the university’s prestigious Maxwell in Washington program.
Lauren was born and raised in Williamsville and attended Williamsville North High School. On her off days, Lauren spends time with friends and family, participates in community events, and explores her interests in fitness, fashion, and the arts. She is strong supporter of the Syracuse Orange and Buffalo’s professional sports teams, especially the Sabres, for whom she can frequently be heard as a Public Address Announcer at their home games at First Niagara Center.
Lauren was honored to receive the Buffalo Broadcasters Association’s Rising Star Award in 2014.