Alaska Native Entrepreneur & Coffee Junkie


Education, work experience, and competencies.


Lori has a Bachelor of Arts, Political Science from UAS-SE and a Master of Health Administration degree from the University of Washington.


Lori is a co-founder of Erosion Media LLC which sold its online entertainment network to MTV Networks/Viacom, Inc. in May 2006.


Lori has developed business models with revenue streams and financial projections in preparation of fundraising efforts, defined Business-to-Government product strategy, and created departments and programs for Marketing, Channel Management, and Sales Operations.

Goldbelt, Inc.

Lori was also a member of the Goldbelt, Inc.’s Board of Directors from 2013 ‒ 2016. She was also Chairwoman of the Board from 2015-2016.

Goldbelt is an Alaska Native, for‐profit corporation with over $220M in revenue generated from a diverse portfolio comprised of federal contracts in facility and engineering; medical and defense services; information technology; and seafood and tourism industries.


Lori's Work Profile
New ventures. Product management. Veterans Affairs SME.

Lori has 7+ years of experience in startups and early stage companies; 12+ years of initiating, spearheading, and leading product marketing and product management operations for commercial offerings; and 17+ years of experience in the health care industry. Coupled with the ability to develop and manage product and strategy, Lori’s capabilities make her a resourceful and strategic business leader.

Lori’s specialties include: identifying and defining markets; developing new products and services; creating marketing and sales deliverables; and building new business models, products and services. She has the necessary skills and experience required in identifying necessary startup pivots for growth or survival.

  • Product strategy & management
  • New Ventures & Startups
  • Veterans Affairs Subject Matter Expert
  • Healthcare Technology

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