Lori coordinates United Way of Racine County's internal initiatives, including Schools of Hope and VITA. She also oversees the Financial Fitness Network, which combined with the United Way of Kenosha County in 2018, to offer trainings and resources to non-profit providers in Racine and Kenosha Counties. She joined the team as a seasonal employee in 2016 and became a full-time employee in 2017. In 2022, she was promoted from initiatives manager to initiatives director. In her spare time she loves to shoot pool and plays on multiple leagues.