VP of Office Services
Lori has over 30 years of experience in the electric utility industry. She began her utility career in 1983 for Ohio Edison/First Energy before coming to Inter-County Energy in 1993 as a customer service representative. In 2001 she became the Work Order/Plant Accountant and in 2003 began serving as the Member Service Assistant/Cooperative Communicator where she composed and edited the insert for the Kentucky Living magazine, wrote the company newsletter and coordinated the Annual Meeting. In 2008, Lori assumed the role of Manager of Member Accounts. In February of 2014, she assumed the duties as Vice-President of Office Services, the position she holds today.
Lori grew up in northeast Ohio on a family owned dairy farm and graduated from United High School with honors. After high school she co-owned and operated a beef cattle farm. Lori attended Eastern Kentucky University.
Lori is a licensed underwater scuba diver. She is a graduate of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s Management Internship Program held at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. She also is a graduate of Management Essentials Program held in Nashville, TN and is a 2011 graduate of the Boyle County Leadership program where she received a Kentucky Colonel Award.
Over the years, Lori has been involved with numerous community organizations such as United Way, March of Dimes, Big Brothers Big Sisters and Business and Professional Women’s (BPW). Lori was awarded BPW Young Careerist in 1994 and is a past President of the BPW Danville Club. She has served as a board director on the Danville/Boyle County Chamber of Commerce and Leadership committee overseeing the Adult and Youth Leadership programs. She is a Danville Rotary and Lisbon Grange member and a past Jaycee’s member. She has also been involved with 4-H as a club advisor, club president, royal court, camp counselor, camp swimming instructor and Jr. Fair Board member.
Lori and her husband, Tom Stocker reside in the Danville area. They have two daughters, Melinda McCowan and Kelly Stratton, two grandsons and two granddaughters.