Lori has dedicated the past 35 years of her career to the donation and transplantation industry. Lori was the founding President and Chief Executive Officer of Washington Regional Transplant Community (WRTC), the organ procurement organization (OPO) in the metropolitan Washington, DC area.
In January 2023, WRTC merged with The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland (The LLF) to become Infinite Legacy. Lori will be serving as a special advisor to Charlie Alexander, Infinite Legacy President and Chief Executive Officer before she retires in June 2023.
Throughout her distinguished career, Lori has served on a variety of other committees, task forces, workgroups and advisory panels for organizations including the National Institutes of Health, North American Transplant Coordinators Organization, National Kidney Foundation, Organ Donation and Transplantation Alliance, the United Network for Organ Sharing and the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations.
Lori is the recipient of the District of Columbia Hospital Association’s Haynes Rice Award, the Marcelino Pan y Vino, Inc. (MAPAVI) Humanitarian Work Award, and the DuPont-Merck Outstanding Achievement Award. She a member of the D.C. Chapter of the International Women’s Forum. Lori co-authored “Estimating the Number of Potential Organ Donors in the United States,” published in the New England Journal of Medicine (2003), and “The Non-directed Living Donor Program: A Model for Cooperative Donation, Recovery and Allocation of Living Donor Kidneys,” published in the American Journal of Transplantation (2005).
Lori holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology from the University of Vermont and a master’s degree in business administration from George Mason University.