Lorri Connor, BS
Director of Recruitment and Retention
Lorri Connor joined Cabarrus College of Health Sciences in 2015. Lorri's career has followed her passion for college access and readiness - educating students and their families about the possibilities of college, and encouraging them to learn the process from admission to graduation. Lorri has 15 years of higher education experience focusing on admissions, financial aid, retention, and specialty/professional development training for faculty and staff. Lorri has BS in Criminal Justice from Western Carolina University and is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Project Management with a concentration in Organizational Communication from Northeastern University.
In her spare time Lorri enjoys spending time with family, cooking, supporting her children at their extra-curricular sporting events, and watching NFL football (Go San Francisco 49ers!). She loves traveling back to Western North Carolina at least once a year to enjoy the peace, serenity, and simplicity of mountain life.
McKenzie Allen, BA
McKenzie Allen joined Cabarrus College of Health Sciences in 2015. She is a Cabarrus County native and graduate from Lenoir-Rhyne University. McKenzie graduated from Lenoir-Rhyne University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in Human and Community Service. She brings recruiting and admissions experience from her previous work at Catawba College and Lenoir-Rhyne University. She has a passion for helping students throughout their admissions process. In her spare time, McKenzie enjoys spending time with family and friends. She loves live music, fall weather, practicing yoga and everything monogrammed. She looks forward to meeting you in her travels and assisting you throughout your admissions process.
Lisa joined Cabarrus College of Health Sciences in 2016. Her family relocated in 1969 from Georgia to North Carolina. She has a combination of 20 years in Human Resources, Accounting and the Health Care field.
Lisa loves spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. In addition to family time, she enjoys shopping, traveling, riding motorcycles, and her absolute favorite is boating on the lake.