First Name: Lori
First Name: Lori
High School: Olathe North High School
University: Kansas State University
Degree: Business Administration and a minor in Spanish
Career Goal: To continue growing as a Sales Representative with the company I am employed with.
Song: “Need You Now” by Lady Antebellum
Book: The Help by Kathryn Stockett
Word: Discúlpame (because it is fun to say)
Quote: "You'll never leave where you are until you decide where you'd rather be."
Author: Nora Roberts
Movie: Remember the Titans
TV Show: Dancing with the Stars
Pastime: Being outside, working out, reading, and watching movies.
Lifetime Goal: To open an animal shelter that is a no-kill, clean & safe environment, that will help stray animals find a new home. I would also like to open and run a reception/banquet hall for weddings and events.
Best Habit: Being organized and meticulous
Worst Habit: Not allowing myself enough time which consequently makes me late
Best experience of being a New Orleans Saintsation so far: My best experience was performing in the Superdome for my first time, feeling the excitement of the fans, the pressure of a first time performance and hearing WHODAT echoing throughout the Dome.
Best thing about being a Saintsation: Getting to represent an organization that has such devoted and passionate fans that support their team, city, and community.
Advice for younger girls: Don’t grow up too fast- enjoy your childhood! When you do grow up- select a major in college that you know you will have job opportunities available when you graduate.
Trait you admire most in other people: Integrity & Humility
What is your most outstanding attribute: Compassion
Other than your family, who is a positive role model in your life: The employees at the company I work for have been very influential in my life and career.
If you had the opportunity to travel anywhere in the world, where would it be and why: There are so many places in the world I can’t wait to explore! I would really like to travel to Paris, France. I want to pick up the language, see the history, and experience their amazing food, charming boutiques and cafés.
See how the Saints, 49ers and Seahawks orginazations give back to the communites that support them.
Students at Academy of the Sacred Heart made decorative shoes to raise funds for a student in Uganda. Saints Owner Gayle Benson heard about the fundraiser and purchased a pair of shoes to help support the cause. In this video, Mrs. Benson discusses the fundraiser with Academy of the Sacred Heart students.
Saints Owner/Vice Chairman Rita Benson LeBlanc speaks about the Ochsner Back to Football 5K on Tuesday, July 10, 2012.
The New Orleans Saints partnered with Verizon Wireless for the third annual “Random Acts of Kindness Tour” on June 16. The bus stopped at five different locations on its route - Chevron, The Magnolia School, Verizon Wireless, Wal-Mart and McDonald's. Players were able to greet fans, take pictures, deliver gift cards and sign autographs at each stop.