Lori Bell, B.A.
Former Journalist | Novelist
Lori Bell graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2012 with a B.A. in History and Creative Writing. Always an avid writer, she began freelancing in 2015 to fund her travels in South America.
Although she has a diverse background and interests, Lori is particularly passionate about social justice and healthy living. She has been a vegetarian for over 8 years, practices yoga, and jogs regularly.
She speaks Spanish and has been an active volunteer in ESL classrooms. She’s also a volunteer journalist for Lady Freethinker, a nonprofit media organization dedicated to human and animal rights. In the future, she hopes to pursue a Ph.D. in Latin American history with a particular emphasis on human rights.