Praise & Worship Director
Lori is a very talented and gifted musician who is responsible for overseeing, planning and directing the Praise and Worship Ministry for the church. This includes selection of songs that helps lead the church body into communion with God. She plans and prepares supporting media for worship service and serves as worship leader, vocalist and instrumentalist. She recruits and manages volunteer musicians (vocalists and instrumentalists), and organizes and participates in weekly rehearsals. She plans and leads worship for all special events such as VBS, Christmas programs, retreats, etc. Her role extends well beyond working with music alone. She is also a church cheerleader by encouraging, supporting and praying for individuals on a daily basis and acts as a mentor to many. You will find Lori praying for someone at a hospital, serving in her small group and loving on the young kiddos and youth of the church.
Spouse: Bob White
Year Married: 1998
Children: Nick (& Kimberly), Aaron (& Nicole), Steven, Jason (& Alex), Kayla (& Ryan)
Grandchildren: Ava, Cooper, Emma and Jackson!!!
Year began working at SUCC: 2009
Work History: Human resources for 15 years prior to taking on this role at South Union
Faith Background: Raised to love Jesus in the Baptist Church!!!
Book: Anything by Karen Kingsbury
Movie: Tie between Sleepless in Seattle & You've Got Mail
TV show: Fixer upper on HGTV
Place to Eat: El Ranchero or Casa Brava - really anything Mexican!
Vacation Destination: Hawaii
Something unexpected we might not know about you: I'm adopted and almost a 22 year breast cancer survivor!!!