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This March marks five years since Lauren has been with Ker & Downey. She works in the Operations Department preparing documents. If you’ve traveled with us in the last five years, chances are high that she’s had a hand in your travel documents. Her world travels include several mission trips to Uganda, Tanzania, and Kenya.

Favorite place you’ve traveled: Uganda

What is the best thing about traveling: The opportunity to experience life from a different worldview

Something I said I’d never do but did anyway was: Use an outhouse

It’s Sunday morning at 10 a.m. If I’m not sleeping, I’m: At church every Sunday

My favorite TV show to watch (or toy to play with) as a kid was: Star Trek TNG

If I could instantly learn a new language, I would learn: Hebrew or Aramaic

Guilty TV pleasure: Binge watching on Netflix

On my nightstand: “Parades End” by Ford Madox Ford

What’s inspiring you lately? Learning to live with a life-threating disability and help others who struggle with the same disability to find ways to live the “new normal”.

Ker Downey | Kenya Elephants

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