Lori is responsible for managing the Governor's Back to Work Oregon initiative which provides On-the-Job Training (OJT) for job seekers in the Portland Metro area. She also coordinates several special projects. Lori recently served as the manager of the highly successful Portland Green Careers Training project which brought together 11 local community based organizations to provide training to 400 people in emerging green industries.
Lori has previously worked as a Youth Employment and Training Coordinator and as a Career Specialist for adults and dislocated workers.
Lori enjoys cooking and experimenting with new recipes. She also enjoys fly fishing, spending time with family and friends, and traveling to "foodie" destinations with her husband.