Email:  lkowit@ttti.org

Phone: (216) 831-3233 x132

Lori earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Cincinnati. Since graduating, she has earned a Childcare Administrative Award and an Early Childhood Literacy Mentoring Award from Cuyahoga County Community College. Before becoming the Director of Early Childhood Education for The Temple – Tifereth Israel Early Learning Center, Ganon Gil, Lori worked as a preschool teacher, director of a corporate day care program, and consultant to several local childcare programs.

Lori currently serves as the President of ECE-RJ, and she was the local Conference Chair for the ECE-RJ 2009 conference “ECE-RJ Rocks the Arts with Ruach Cleveland, Ohio”.

Lori believes that: “We, as Early Childhood Educators, need to create a learning environment that is developmentally age-appropriate and stimulates the growing minds of young children.” Lori is married to David (a Ganon Gil graduate) and has two daughters who are Ganon Gil graduates.