Lori moved to New Zealand from the US in 2009 and is a dual citizen of both countries. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Stanford University, majoring in Economics and German Studies, and has a strong background in marketing and general management for large corporations in the US.
Lori is a Board Member for Community Foundations New Zealand and is on the Board and the organising committee of TEDx Tauranga. She is well entrenched in the Tauranga community and is excited to be working alongside both donors and organisations alike to build a healthy and vibrant community.
Lori is married to Michael and has three children and four grandchildren.