Lauren Velis


Hello! My name is Lauren Velis and I’m a Texan through and through! I attended Texas Tech University and received my degree in Early Childhood Education, specializing in EC-4th grade. After teaching, I received my Master’s degree in School Counseling from Texas A&M University-Commerce. After 11 years in public school education as a teacher and school counselor, I am excited to plant roots at Custer Road Christian Day School with my 2 wonderful kiddos.

Family Members: Billy (husband), Christopher (4) and Emily (1)

Hobbies/Interests: Playing outdoors with my family, traveling to the beach and a good Pandora playlist.

What do People Not Know About Me: My husband is Greek. We had a huge big fat Greek wedding, with plate breaking and all!

Who has inspired you the most in your life: My Mom! My mom is my best friend and biggest supporter. She has shown me what a true, loving mother looks like with how much she has done for my brother and me. Not to mention the incredible wife she is to my dad.

Dream Vacation: Greece! Beautiful beaches, history and family!