Lori was born and raised in northeastern South Dakota and attended Northern State University in Aberdeen where she graduated with a degree in business education (B.S. 1988). She began working at Hall Law, P.A. in 1989.
Lori and her husband, Rob, live in Little Falls. They have two grown daughters. They love to travel and spend time at the lake boating and fishing and doing pretty much anything outdoors. Lori is also an avid reader and enjoys playing the piano.