Lauren Choolijan

Lauren Choolijan (@laurenchoolijan) is a Senior Reporter/Producer for NHPR's narrative news unit.

Before joining NHPR in 2017, Lauren spent nearly six years as a reporter, producer and fill-in host for WBEZ in Chicago. Most recently, she covered City Hall and Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration. Her reporting has earned her awards from the Associated Press and a regional Murrow Award.

Lauren is a proud New Hampshire native, born and raised in Hampstead.