Lauren Brooke Baldwin (born July 12, 1979) is an American TV news anchor. She currently hosts the show CNN Newsroom from 2pm to 4pm ET.
Lauren Brooke Baldwin was born in Atlanta, Georgia, where she attended The Westminster Schools, a private college preparatory school. She graduated with a double bachelor's degree in journalism and Spanish from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2001. She also studied at Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City during her undergraduate years.