A member of MoveUP for over 30 years, Lori has served as MoveUP’s secretary-treasurer since 1999, aside from a 15-month period from June 2022 to September 2023 when she temporarily assumed the role of president. Her first elected position in the union was as an executive councillor from ICBC in 1993.
Lori joined MoveUP when she started at the ICBC Richmond Claims Centre in 1990.
In addition to serving as secretary-treasurer of MoveUP, Lori sits an officer of the BC Federation of Labour as well as sitting as a pension trustee on a number of plans. Lori is a past-president of the New Westminster & District Labour Council (NWDLC) and served from 2007 to 2019. She was honoured by the NWDLC with a Labour Community Service Award in 2017.
Lori holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia, and the designation Master of Trust Management Standards from the IFEBP.
Outside of work, Lori is active in the provincial and federal NDP riding associations in her area.