Lori is the youngest child, and only girl in a family of six! Her father was stationed at Fort Richardson when she was 4 years old. She was raised in Anchorage until her family moved to America Samoa in 2012. She graduated Salutatorian from Lakina High School Academy. She then went on to earn her Associates Degree in Visual Arts.

She spent some time teaching in the Samoan School district. There she taught traditional Samoan arts to students ranging in age from Kindergarten to college. In 2019 Lori and her family moved back to Anchorage.

Lori is a natural at born nurturer, she grew up taking care of her grandparents and now aids her parents as well. This natural ability to care for others led her to a career at Arctic. Her goal is to assist in the healing of as many patients as she can and be the change she wishes to see in the world.

When Lori is not at work, you will find her reading, writing, or drawing.