My children have electively attended 7 different Chicago Public Schools in the last 11 years. I dare say I have experienced my fair share of teachers, administrators and teaching environments. So when the teachers stood up and said, “enough is enough” and went on strike September 10, I wasn’t the least bit surprised. Instead I [...]
Miss Lori came to National attention in 2006 as the host of The PBS Kids Preschool block which she continued to film for until 2009. However, she has always been Miss Lori through her company, Miss Lori’s CAMPUS, which she guides with her innovative ideas; creating programming, entertainment, merchandise and media that ignite the imaginations of curiously motivated children and their families. As a part of Miss Lori's CAMPUS, Miss Lori launched a CD titled "Music n' Movement TOGETHER!" which was a winner of the 2008 iParenting Greatest Products Media Award. To build on the momentum of her CD and live tours, Miss Lori’s CAMPUS produced a DVD called, “Activate & Be Great!” an interactive musical adventure, and an original mixed media theatrical production “GROWING!”. Miss Lori has also carried her message of good health and activity to the small screen in Miss Lori’s CAMPUS interstitials, which have aired on WTTW PBS in Chicago. She still performs live, regularly teaming up with WTTW and other organizations, creating informative and inspiring live events.
In addition to her performance work, Miss Lori is a highly regarded Social Media Influencer, and much sought after spokesperson, consultant and speaker. Her insightful thoughts about life, parenting and the social media threads that run through them are as real as her music. Miss Lori lends her talents directly to businesses, performing her own special brand of "Marketainment", (Marketing + Entertainment), to strengthen the ties between companies and families. She has championed brand messages for Sears, Lane Bryant, 1800Baskets, Quaker, Chrylsler, Kmart, GM, Craftsman, and Kodak to name a few. She has also served as an Ambassador for organizations like The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women BetterU program, and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry’s Healthy Smiles Healthy Children campaign. In addition, Miss Lori was the face of the National Learn to Read Challenge, in conjunction with US launch of Reading Eggs, and the Spokesperson for Cricket Wireless’s Community Grant Program in Chicago. Miss Lori is currently a Tropicana Tropimomma, a Nintendo Enthusiast, and a FitFluential Ambassador. She has been a featured speaker at SheCon, Pitch Refinery, Blogalicious, The Social Rev Up Brands and Bloggers Conference, and BlogWorld Expo to name a few.
Children and families across the country have fallen in love with Miss Lori's boundless energy, and passion, as well as her commitment to the development of young minds and bodies, all in an effort to strengthen the nuclear family. Her ability to foster creativity and imagination is a gift to treasure for many years to come. Miss Lori is the mother of three school age children and draws deeply from her experiences as a mom for everything that she does. As Miss Lori always says “Let Your SMILE Shine On!”TM
You can find Miss Lori at MissLori.TV, www.MissLorisCAMPUS.com, ChicagoMomsBlog.com, ChicagoMoms.com, WeAreTheRealDeal.com, YoungChicagonista.com, on Twitter @MissLori, on Pinterest and Instagram @MissLoriTV, and on Facebook and youtube @MissLoridotTV.