Lori Martini

Chief Philanthropic Officer


As Chief Philanthropic Officer, Lori advises the Foundation on philanthropic issues that affect our community. She stays attuned to the ever-changing field of philanthropy to create awareness of impactful giving.

Lori attended Penn State University and is a graduate of the U.S. Chamber Institute for Organization Management, University of Georgia. She is a graduate of Leadership Lakeland Class 28 and Leadership Polk Class 6.

A founding board member of the Polk County Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Lori currently serves as board member of Polk Vision’s Operating Board and Talent Pipeline, Estate Planning Council of Polk County, and the Advisory Board for the Polk County Continuum of Care.

Lori’s greatest honor was serving as President of The Lakeland Rotary Club. She was the second woman in 95 years to lead the oldest service club in Polk County.