Lori Holdren, BS, MA, PhD

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General Education Program Chair & Professor

Undergraduate courses taught: MTH 101, MTH 201

Lori joined American College of Healthcare Sciences in 2018. She brings with her over twenty-eight years teaching experience in college mathematics. She previously taught at the State College of Florida and Florida Gateway College for most of her career. In 2016, Lori relocated to the Portland, Oregon area and has taught at Mt. Hood Community College. She has taught all levels of mathematics from pre-algebra through calculus. She has developed and taught online courses for over ten years. Lori earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Mathematics from Stockton University (formerly Stockton State College) in Galloway, NJ. She earned her Master’s of Arts in Mathematics from the University of Arizona in Tucson. She earned her Doctorate of Philosophy in Curriculum and Instruction in Mathematics Education from the University of South Florida. Over the years Lori has attended and presented at local and national mathematics education conferences and reviewed textbooks for various publishers. Learning about current trends in teaching mathematics and implementing them in her classroom has always played an important role in her teaching. In her spare time, Lori enjoys training and competing with her Labrador Retrievers in dog agility. She also has the opportunity to judge agility trials several times a year around the country.