|NBA Experience||7th season|
|Born||November 24, 1980 (Jefferson City, Mo.)|
|High School||Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Mo.)|
|College||Drury University ‘03; M.S. at Drury '04 MDV from Emory University '10|
Lauren Holtkamp has officiated 205 regular-season games over five seasons as an NBA referee.
Holtkamp has six seasons of NBA G League experience and worked the 2013 and 2014 NBA G League Finals. She also officiated four seasons in the WNBA, including the 2014 Conference Finals.
Holtkamp officiated in numerous collegiate conferences, including the ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Big East and Colonial Athletic. She also refereed various FIBA competitions, including the 2010 World University Games and the 2012 and 2013 FIBA Americas Championships.
The Missouri native graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in 2003 and a master’s degree in Communication in 2004 from Drury University, where she was a member of the 2003 women’s basketball team that competed for the Division II National Championship. She went on to earn a Master of Divinity from Emory University in 2010.
She is married to NBA official Jonathan Sterling.
|Favorite TV Show||Lovecraft Country|
|Favorite Musician||Florence and the Machine|
|Favorite Book||Needful Things|
|Favorite App||Garmin Connect and Google|
|Would Most Like To Visit||Greece|
|Bucket List||Travel Internationally|
|Hidden Talent||Mixed Media Art|