Lori joined the Missouri Community Service Commission as a field program officer in 2016. She oversees 5 programs in the state of Missouri that includes education, child abuse prevention, and human trafficking. Lori also coordinates and handles a majority of program staff training.

Before joining MCSC, Lori served the community as a program director for a child abuse and neglect shelter, a drug abuse family liaison, and as a Juvenile officer for the state of Missouri. Lori has also served on several multi-jurisdictional commissions and task groups focusing on children and family issues within Missouri.

Lori has a strong desire to advance training as well as assist programs in developing a stronger connection within the community. She has a BS in Child and Family Studies from Weber State University in Utah minoring in family Psychology.