Lorie has lived in Allen for 16 years. She has 8 children that range in age from 12 to 36. Lorie loves to play any sport and loves to watch them too.
Lorie started taking care of children at a very young age and has been involved in taking care of children in various circumstances since. She enjoys helping each of them to develop their individual personalities, strengths, and self-esteem.
In raising 8 children, and many grandchildren (7) with hopes of more!.. it has given Lorie many opportunities to gain experience and wisdom. Lorie is patient and caring, and she has a very happy, infectious, bubbly, and outgoing personality which has helped her when working with children.
She has taught pre-school over 6 years and helps in church programs for all ages (for over 45 years).
Lorie is first aid and CPR certified and has completed a pre-service training course in early childhood education.
Her hobbies include playing with grandchildren, cooking, doing crafts with the young and herself and friends, playing games, dancing and watching her family grow.