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Lori Ann Stevens

Design Manager, Turner Construction Co.

In 2011, Lori Ann Stevens joined Turner Constructive Co., which specializes in general contracting, construction, management, design-build and tenant improvements. All of its projects are locally located, including the Ballpark Village. Stevens has a broad range of experience as both a general contractor and developer during her 16-year career. In 1999, she began working as a project engineer for Reno Contracting Inc. and later held the same position at Ledcor Construction before becoming assistant vice president at Lowe Enterprises. She serves on the board of directors for NAIOP, HomeAid and CREW in San Diego.

ALMA MATER: Arizona State University, San Diego State University

TRAVEL: She has traveled to Cabo San Lucas.

ADVICE: Take accountability, be sensitive and tell others how much they mean to you.

AFTER HOURS: Enjoys running, cooking, entertaining and golfing.

OUTREACH: She participates in Feeding San Diego and the Helen Woodward Animal Center.