Lori Tape started at the Gifford Foundation as the Office Coordinator in late August 2017. Lori has worked in the Non-Profit arena since 2000, specializing in Office Administration, Special Project Management, Fundraising, and Volunteer Management. She has worked on Urban Renewal projects and various programming for “At-Risk” Youth and Young Adults.
Lori currently works with issues that affect Youth and Women through various Church and community organizations. She attends the Tucker Missionary Baptist Church, where she has been a member her whole life. She has a passion for the arts and has been a part a several community choirs in the past and was a part of the Redhouse Arts Spring and Fall 2016 productions.
Lori attended Norfolk State University where she studied Computer Science. She holds a Degree in Business Management/Convention Sales and Service from Bryant and Stratton College. She hold numerous certifications in Travel and Tourism, Life Coaching, and Event Planning. Lori is a native of Syracuse, but travels as often as possible with her husband and four children.