Staff Profile: Lori Wheeler March 28, 2018
Lori Wheeler has lived in Broward County for more than 10 years, having grown up in Palm Beach County after her family moved to South Florida from Massachusetts when she was a child. After high school, she studied design at Palm Beach State College and Florida Atlantic University.
Prior to becoming the Director of Operations for the Marine Industries Association of South Florida, Lori operated the State’s Traffic & Bicycle Safety Education Program for the Boca Raton Police Services Department and served as the City’s liaison to the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board. Previously, she worked as a customer service supervisor and account manager for two local companies.
As an active member of the community, Lori is a member of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and co-chairs the Chamber’s Marine Advisory Committee. She is a graduate of Leadership Broward Class 35 and chairs the Business Day program for current Leadership Broward enrollees. She also serves on the American Lung Association of South Florida’s Turquoise Takeover Lung Force Committee and will be inducted into the 2018 class of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County 100 Outstanding Women of Broward County in May.