Lora is manager of the Colorado Irish Festival/Colorado United Irish Societies, Inc. The festival is held each July in the Denver, Colorado metro area and attracts 16,000 attendees each year. With assistance from a board of directors and a 25 member operations committee, Lora coordinates and oversees all phases and planning of the event including entertainment, marketing, public relations, sponsorships, logistics and operations, dance and piping competitions, and athletic events. She also produces and manages other events and festivals as owner of Current Events LLC. Lora lives in Littleton, Colorado and is a founding member of the Columbine Memorial Foundation. Hobbies include flying radio-controlled airplanes (drones!) and collecting antique glassware.
We acknowledge the financial support of FACTOR, the Government of Canada and of Canada’s private radio broadcasters.