Lori Schrier, MA, JD, Secretary

Lori Schreier resides in New Hampshire, where she is co-owner, farmer and business manager for Fertile Fields Farm, a diversified organic farm she started with her husband in 2004. She has served on the Board of Directors and various committees for the Brattleboro Area Farmer’s Market in Vermont where they market their produce. Lori received her B.A. from Queens College of the City University of New York with a major in Political Science and a minor in Psychology, a J.D. from City University of New York Law School, and an M.A. in Social and Public Policy and Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies, from Duquesne University. She has served as Case Manager for the New York City Department for the Aging, Litigation Attorney for the New York City Department of Social Services, and Litigation Support Attorney for Family Advocates, a New York not for profit organization representing disabled children. Following her legal positions, Lori became Business Manager and then Community Program and Outreach Director for the Waldorf School of Pittsburgh, where her husband also worked as a teacher. Subsequently Lori served as a mediator and trainer with CDR Associates in Boulder, CO conducting training in mediation and conflict resolution skills, and facilitating workplace, neighborhood and labor management mediations and negotiations.