Lori’s purpose is to inspire, motivate, and empower leaders. She is the Founder of Avail Consulting, an Academy Leadership Affiliate, and an Adjunct Professor at Elmhurst University. Lori has experience with and passion for developing impactful leaders of character and collaborative teams by focusing on positive strengths, strategic insights, and innovative solutions.

Lori is a West Point graduate from the US Military Academy, one of the first women, and a combat veteran from the Gulf War. Lori has 20+ years of experience successfully developing leaders and teams to optimal levels, initially in the US Army and now in Higher Education and Corporate America. Lori’s career began in the US Army, where she identified and embraced a personal mission to develop and pursue positive and impactful leadership.

Lori currently leverages her diverse experience to equip exceptional leaders and admirable teams to increase their engagement and impact, so they achieve their dreams by building on each person’s unique strengths and capabilities through innovative programs, speaking, and executive coaching.

Affiliated Company

  • Avail Consulting
  • Founder