Lorri Jenkins is an educator and business professional with more than 16 years of leadership experience and administrative expertise working within nonprofit, government and corporate sectors designing, developing, and managing educational programs and projects.
Lorri is committed to social justice and educational equity, which is evidenced by her history of working closely with, and on behalf of, underserved youth and communities. As an educator, she has taught writing and literature at several colleges and universities.
At present, Lorri is a doctoral student in the College of Education at Michigan State University, where she prepares preservice teachers in courses related to educational equity and diversity. Her research interests include academic enrichment programs and pre service teacher preparation within urban contexts.