Lori is an Air Force veteran, born in Hawaii, both of her parents and her brother served in the Air force as well. She graduated in '93 from Scio Central in NY, she joined the Air Force in 1994. She did 4 years active duty as an F-16 Crew Chief and 2 years reservist as a Mental Health Tech. She moved to Florida in 2005. She has 2 daughters and currently resides in Milton.
She received an Associate in Small Business from PSC and a Bachelors Degree in Social Work from UWF and has recently completed her Masters Degree in social work (MSW). Lori is now on staff full time at the MVRC as a social worker managing the mentoring program.