She joined the organization in 2012, coming from California, where she had been a nurse practitioner at Kaiser Napa Clinic in Napa for 22 years. She is certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Lauri earned her master’s degree from the University of California, San Francisco, and holds a nursing degree from Humboldt State University. She is on the board of the California Nurses Association and is a member of National Nurses United and the California Association for Nurse Practitioners.
She lives in Ashland with her husband and puppy, Visla, and has two grown sons who live in California.
She enjoys reading, cross country skiing, and international travel.
The work and the region drew her here.
“I always wanted to work in a community clinic and wanted to relocate in southern Oregon because of the beauty of this area,” she said.