Director of Transformational Investment



One place I’ve always wanted to visit:

New Zealand – ever since seeing the Lord of the Rings movies

Favorite pastime activity: 

I love being outdoors, but recently my daughter and I have fallen in love with CrossFit. It is so much fun!

Coffee or Tea?

Black coffee

More about Lori:

Lori Drexler has had a passion for orphans and vulnerable children since the age of 16 when the Lord deeply moved in her heart while reading James 1:27. For almost 20 years she worked in Christian philanthropy, first with First Fruit, Inc. and then with the Crowell Trust. In her role, she traveled to over 40 countries and was most compelled by organizations serving children at risk and families in need. Lori is a graduate of Indiana University and completed her MA in Global Leadership at Fuller Theological Seminary. Her position at CAFO is Director of Transformational Investment where she looks forward to serving members toward deeper collaboration and increased capacity.

Lori is privileged to be a single adoptive mom to two teenage daughters, Ariana and Julia, and one adorable pup that has brought much laughter and emotional healing. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, gardening, and all the benefits of living near the Rocky Mountains, including hiking, camping and skiing.