Lori J. Albert was appointed Secretary to the OCPM Foundation (now The Podiatry Foundation) Board of Trustees in July of 2012. She also serves as the foundation’s executive assistant. Ms. Albert has served as the Special Assistant to the Dean at the Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine since July of 2014.  She also serves as the Executive Assistant to the KSU Foot and Ankle Clinic Board.  Prior to the merger with Kent State University, Ms. Albert joined the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in March of 1999 and served as the Executive Assistant to the Executive Vice President from 1999 to 2014.  She has assisted on numerous college committees including the Finance and Operations Committee, the Development Committee, the Building Committee, and the Affiliation Exploration Committee.