Lori Dwyer, Ph.D.

Reynolds Community College

Lori Dwyer, Ph.D. joined the Better Housing Coalition Board in 2023. Dr. Dwyer is Vice President of Academic Affairs for Reynolds Community College. Prior to joining Reynolds Community College, Dr. Dwyer was the Associate Vice Chancellor of Programs for the Virginia Community College System, where she was a leader in the development and implementation of the statewide FastForward and G3 programs. In addition to her workforce development background, she has significant experience in dual enrollment, transfer articulation, and program development. Before moving to Virginia, Lori worked at both two- and four-year colleges in Colorado, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Dr. Dwyer earned her Ph.D. from Old Dominion University in Community College Leadership and a MS.Ed. from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse.