Lori has over ten years of experience that encompasses international education, media and publishing, design, and development. She joins the staff at Hester Street after nearly four years coordinating fundraising and development operations at a local homeless organization. Prior to moving to NYC in 2008, Lori lived in small-town Ohio, where she worked in editing, graphic design, and marketing at a community newspaper and book publisher. She also spent two years teaching ESL in China. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts from Malone University.