Lori Boll

Lori Boll brings a wealth of experience and a deep personal connection to the field of Inclusive Education. Her journey began in 2003 when her son Braden was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and an Intellectual Developmental Disorder (IDD), a pivotal moment that ignited her passion for advocating for creating more inclusive schools.

With two Masters degrees in Reading Education and Special Education, Lori has amassed over twenty-five years of teaching experience in both international and domestic settings. Her career has taken her to the American International School Riyadh, Jakarta Intercultural School, Concordia International School, Shanghai, International School Bangkok, as well as schools in Saipan, California and Colorado. Notably, she has spearheaded the creation of higher support needs programs in China and Thailand.

Lori is the co-author of "Navigating Special Education Relationships: Building Collective Efficacy for a Collaborative Team" fostering collaborative and effective working teams of families, teachers and practitioners.

Currently serving as the Executive Director of SENIA International, Lori channels her passion into supporting the professional development of educators worldwide. Through her leadership, she continues to advocate for inclusive practices and empower educators to make a meaningful difference in the lives of neurodivergent and disabled individuals.
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