Lauren Reilly is a contestant of Miss New York Earth USA 2020, she is representing Empire City. Lauren works in Wealth Management in New York City. In her spare time, Lauren loves to attend fitness classes, and is a swim coach for the Special Olympics as well as serves on the Leadership Council at the Special Olympics.
Lauren has been competing in pageants for one year and placed Top 10 in Miss New York USA 2020 which was her first ever pageant. She would like to spread the message that we should be fearless to face challenges. Lauren would like to raise awareness of the increasing clothing waste in landfills, which has been an effect of the rise of fast fashion that is ultimately damaging the environment. She wants people to be brave, and to believe that each person’s contribution is significant. Her motto is “if you don’t try, it’s already a no.”