(From the August 2014 Research Now)
Lori Evans, director of purchasing, was recently named the Outstanding Staff Member for the Second Quarter at The Research Institute. Lori and the five-person staff that she supervises handle many tasks, including negotiating contracts, locating products and services from other sources, and processing orders. Lori began her career at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in 1991, and transitioned to The Research Institute in 2003. She always has a smile on her face and is willing to go above and beyond to help researchers with their purchasing efforts.