Prior to coaching at Lake Erie, Lawrence served as the Assistant Coach at Hiram College from 1999-2000 and from 2011-2015. At Hiram, she assisted with on-field coaching, practice and game day preparation as well as off-season training. In addition to serving as an Assistant Coach at Hiram, Lawrence served in the same capacity at Case Western Reserve University from 2007-2011.
Additionally, Lawrence served as both the men's and women's Assistant Coach, as well as the Senior Women's Administrator, at Myers University from 2006-2007. At Myers, Lawrence planned and led team in practice and drills and recruited in addition to coaching. Before serving at Myers, Lawrence was the Head Women's Soccer and Women's Tennis Coach at Ursuline College for six years. For both sports, Lawrence planned and led all practices, recruited and planned off-season development programs in addition to coaching.
In addition to her collegiate coaching experience, Lawrence has served as the coach of several Cleveland based club teams, most recently the Cleveland Whitecaps.
Lawrence graduated from Ashland University with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Communication in 1999 after playing four seasons of soccer. She helped the Eagles reach the NCAA Division-II Final Four her senior year. Lawrence is also a certified personal trainer and yoga instructor.