Lori Garcia-McCammon, Executive Director and Founder of the TrueRidge Foundation, has over 25 years of business experience. Lori is bilingual in English and Spanish, with a B.A. in Management Information Systems from Florida International University and an MBA from Universidad de Oriente in Venezuela. Lori worked with Safelight and the Family Justice Center as a Bilingual Client Advocate. While working in this capacity, she was able to pinpoint a numbe rof services that were not being met and resolved to start a new organization that would provide these services. True Ridge Foundation was born in January of 2017 to address the needs of survivors of abuse and domestic violence not currently provided in the community, with a special focus on the Latino community. The foundation offers guidance, support, and education in a safe environment and manages, through cooperative agreements with partner agencies, any missing services. Lori has served on the boards for Henderson County YMCA, Alliance for Human Services, Mountain BizWorks, and the Dispute Settlement Center.