Lori Vollandt is an innovative systems thinker in K-12 education. Her experience, first as a classroom teacher and then as a District Administrator in Los Angeles Unified School District gives Lori a 360-degree viewpoint on emerging educational opportunities. Lori has implemented programs in over 900 school buildings, each with their own unique footprint. She understands how each part of a school system impacts and interacts with another is critical when contemplating efficacy and opportunity. Seen as a national expert in program implementation, Lori has been invited to do multiple congressional briefings and has worked on local and national educational policy.