Lori was one of the first DGA director members to take the issue of under representation of female directors to the ACLU and the EEOC. In addition, Lori was the spokesperson on CBS national news for this issue.
She travels yearly to Ethiopia where she works with women in the most remote part of Africa, Omo Valley, to help them earn income from their art.
Lori is a fine artist whose work is shown in galleries, museums and in many notable private collections.
Lori resides in Los Angeles with her family.