Lori began her nursing career in orthopedic acute care through a vocational program in High School. She earned her nursing degree from Purdue University in 1994. She went on to work within the case management field in home care and private duty nursing before finding her niche in Workers’ Compensation. She enjoys the challenges uniquely found within the work comp setting and prides herself on her ability to effectively communicate and connect with a wide variety of personalities. She earned her CCM certification in 2003. She founded the Northwest Chapter of the Indiana Workers’ Compensation Institute and remains active within the organization. She is proficient at managing both Indiana and Michigan Workers’ Compensation claims as well as Michigan Auto No-Fault. She is licensed in both Indiana and Michigan. She has extensive training and expertise in spine injuries having worked for several years as a care coordinator and liaison in an orthopedic spine group. She diligently works to remain current and up to date on the latest medical advances. She enjoys working to obtain the best possible outcome for all parties involved.