Lori currently serves as Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) at
Avery Dennison Corp, a $6B global company headquartered in Glendale, CA. She’s responsible for SEC and Financial
Reporting, Global Controllership and SOX (including several SSC and BPO
operations), and Global Trade Compliance.
She joined Avery Dennison in 2008 as Vice President & Controller and
was promoted to CAO in 2010.
Prior to joining Avery Dennison, Lori held positions
including Chief Financial Officer of Acetex Corporation, a $.5B Vancouver, B.C.
based publicly traded commodity chemicals company, divested to Celanese
Corporation in 2005; Vice President and Division CFO for NOVA Chemicals’ $2B Styrenics
business headquartered in Pittsburgh; Vice President Market Risk Management for
TransCanada Energy (energy products trading) and Vice President Strategic
Planning for TransCanada, both headquartered in Calgary, Alberta; and prior to these,
began her career at 3M in St. Paul, MN, holding various positions in
Accounting, International and M&A functions.
Lori earned her BBA-Accounting from University of Wisconsin,
her MBA from University of St. Thomas and is a CPA, CMA and CDir.
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