A Registered Nurse, Lori brings extensive senior living experience to her role of Chief Operating Officer. She leads a team of regional managers and operational support staff in maintaining the operational and financial aspects of communities managed by 12 Oaks Senior Living communities.

Lori started her career in senior living as a Registered Nurse, spending her first seven years in the industry as a Director of Nursing. She then transitioned to operations. Prior to joining the 12 Oaks team, Lori was on the team at Holiday Retirement for 10 years. Most recently, she served as Regional Director for 15 of their communities in Washington, Idaho, Montana and Hawaii. She also held several leadership roles within Holiday Retirement, developing and launching their home care division, and leading their assisted living division, Spectrum , through sales.

A strong proponent of culture as a driving force in attaining results, Lori is poised to elevate 12 Oaks Senior Living’s already strong commitment to culture development and nurturing.