9:15 - 11:15 am
Lori L Hayes can be described using three words: Relevant, Real and Relational. Drawing from over 20 years in education, Lori uses her comedic personality to energize, inspire and challenge audiences across the globe. As the wife of a high school administrator, mother, former classroom teacher and Student Activities Coordinator, Lori has first hand knowledge to be able to relate to students, parents, faculty and administration. Her creativity affords her the skills necessary to create engaging and fun programming. She is committed to Building an Army of Leaders. Lori is a sought after keynote speaker, workshop presenter, facilitator of activities and program director.
Lori L Hayes is a native of Woodlyn, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Ridley Senior High School and continued her education at Delaware State University where she received both her bachelors and masters degrees in social work. Upon graduation she moved to West Virginia in pursuit of her English Education certification at West Virginia University. During her time in West Virginia Lori served as the Student Activities Coordinator for the West Virginia University Center for Black Culture and Research. Upon returning to Delaware, Lori served as an English instructor prior to becoming a Student Activities Coordinator for 16 years. During her time in education she has served as an advisor for many organizations from Student Council to founding the Howard Leading Ladies Club in 2008. Lori LOVES having the title of wife coming in only above her title of mother to her three young kings.