Lori Scovel joined Limestone Bluffs RC&D as Executive Director in 2016. A longtime resident of Delaware County, Lori has a passion for promoting growth and sustainability in rural Iowa communities. An experienced grant writer and project manager with a background in education, she has worked for Black Hills Energy, Delaware County ISU Extension and Outreach and Northeast Iowa Community College. She has served on numerous boards and committees, including Delaware County Tourism, where she most recently served as interim director. Married with three children, Lori is also an active Master Gardener.