Lori Rutter is President of Adviza Consulting which she founded in 2004 after creating, building and selling a 35 person consulting firm. Ms. Rutter has 20 years of experience in the nonprofit, private, and public sectors. Her professional focus is on entrepreneurial approaches to managing organizational growth and change. She has a strong background in management team development, strategic planning, and board governance.
Ms. Rutter has a Master’s degree in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard and a BA from Harvard College. In addition, Lori has held leadership positions for the Harvard Alumni Association and the Big Sister Association of Greater Boston. She currently sits on several nonprofit boards and boards for several privately held companies. She has chaired board committees and has worked with companies and boards through leadership transitions.