Lauren Malloy, Founder
Lauren is a business owner, animal lover, wife and mother. Originally from Vermont, Lauren resides in California with her two daughters, Milly and June and husband, Keith (and their three horses, four cows, three dogs, one cat, one pig and 20 chickens). Lauren has a degree in animal science and conservation biology, and her work with animals has taken her to the far reaches of China and Africa. Lauren is also the creator of "Worn Wear" a used clothing and repair campaign for the outdoor company, Patagonia. Her passion for a simpler lifestyle, friendship and thirst for knowledge inspired her to co-found Heritage Gatherings, Women's Heritage and Heritage Goods & Supply, a curated country store in Carpinteria, California.