Lori Cote was raised in the Philadelphia area and graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Insurance and Real Estate from the College of Business Administration. She went on to become a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries. She has held positions in pension valuation, individual product pricing and development, and group insurance pricing and valuation. Lori recently served on the Society of Actuaries committee to develop a new Group Life mortality table.
Lori has resided in greater Boston since 1984. She and her husband, Peter, have a home staging business in Somerville, where they reside. Most of their staging work is for condominiums in Cambridge and Somerville. They also own and manage rental property in Somerville. They love antiques and historic properties, and are very slowly renovating their primary residence, which was built by hand in 1897.