Lauren has been happily married to former football player and NFL coach Anthony “Tony” Dungy for 31 years now. The couple is proud parents of seven amazing and beautiful children together: Tiara, Jade, James, Eric, Jordan, Justin and Jason. Their son James, who was found dead at his Tampa area apartment on December 22, 2005, committed suicide at the age of 18.
Formerly a school teacher, Lauren is also an early childhood educational specialist, a sought-after speaker and a best-selling author. She and her husband wrote a book together “Uncommon Marriage: Learning about Lasting Love and Overcoming Life’s Obstacles Together”. The book talks about how the evangelical Christian couple has managed to keep their marriage solid and thriving for 31 long years.