The Ben Franklin Academy

Business Manager & Registrar

College Counselors

Dean of Students

Director of Media Services

Director of Student Records

Head of School

School Counselors


Lauren Head, Ben Franklin Academy

Lauren Head

B.S., B.S.N.

Department / Position

Assistant Coach, Cross Country


Phone Number

Business Phone: 404-633-7404



Lauren is a doctoral student at Emory University School of Nursing earning a Ph.D. in nursing and certification as a pediatric nurse practitioner. She is a Registered Nurse and has a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Emory University and a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Peace Studies from Xavier University in Ohio. She began at BFA in 2012 as assistant Cross Country coach with Marissa Teauseau. In 2013 Lauren became our Head Coach with her sister Jennifer as her assistant. In our 2015-16 season Lauren stepped down as Head Coach in order to assist Jennifer who took over as Head Coach.

“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice your gift.” -Steve Prefontaine

Administrative Staff

Athletic Director

Director of Accounting

Director of Marketing and Community Outreach

Teacher's Assistant