Lori Kissinger

Lori Kissinger is the founding Director of Borderless Arts Tennessee, which is a 21 year old statewide nonprofit that works with people with disabilities through the arts. She is also a Master Instructor in the Communication Studies Department at Middle Tennessee State University where she has taught for 22 years. Lori earned her Masters of Communication from Indiana State University in 2001 and her Master of Library Science from Indiana University in 1989. In 2017, Lori was awarded the Tennessee Communication Association “Outstanding Communication Educator of the Year” Award. She is a current Recipient of the Governor’s Arts Award in Arts Leadership.