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Lori A. Nichols

Assistant Vice President, Human Resources Director

Professional Profile

Lori Nichols joined the RPHC team as our Assistant Vice President and Human Resources Director. Lori brings 20+ years of leadership and management experience with diverse groups and cultures.

Prior to joining Rising Phoenix, she served as Vice President/Director of Human Resources for a local financial institution, where she was responsible for the interpretation and implementation of personnel policies and procedures, recruitment and interviewing, employee benefit programs, training and development programs and activities, compliance and reporting, and payroll, among other responsibilities. Prior to that, she had a long career as Director, Manager, and Supervisor levels in a variety of industries.

Lori is a member of the National Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and its Mohawk Valley chapter, is a graduate of Leadership Mohawk Valley, and holds training certificates from the Disney Institute in the areas of Selection, Training and Engagement; Approach to Business Excellence and Customer Service.

Firm Role

Oversees the Human Resources Dept.

Personal Affiliations

  • MVSHRM
  • SHRM
  • Alzheimer's Association
  • Ride for Missing Children
  • American Diabetes Association