Lora graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Honors and Psychology from Villanova University in Pennsylvania. She then went on to complete her Master of Arts Degree and Certificate of Advanced Study in School Psychology at Towson University in Maryland. After working as a school psychologist for Harford County Public Schools in Maryland, she moved to Florida with her family and worked for several years as a school psychologist for Broward County Public Schools. Lora then moved to California with her family and has been working for MATES for several years. While in California, Lora has also worked for La Canada Unified School District and BRIDGES Charter School. She is excited to start another exciting year at MATES and work with all the amazing children and staff!