Lorraine (Lori) Jaffe is originally from upstate New York. She moved to Maryland in the early 1980’s to work as a medical technologist in Maryland and Washington, DC. She currently works for the US Department of Agriculture as an IT specialist.
Since 2016, Lori has served the GOP locally in her capacity as Precinct Chair for LD16 Precinct 7019. In 2018, Lori won a seat on the Montgomery County Republican Central Committee.
Lori lives in Bethesda, in Legislative District 16.