Director, HQ AFSVC SLP
Mrs. Lori A. Phipps is Director of the Department of the Air Force School Liaison Program at the Air Force Services Center (AFSVC), Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center (AFIMSC), Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. She is responsible for providing managerial and operational oversight of the Department of the Air Force School Liaison Program. In addition, she oversees the education, development and training program for the School Liaison Program Managers, $1.5M Educational Community Outreach programs, and the Military Family Life Counseling Program for 91 locations. Her program provides support to over 770K military connected families, community educators and installation support services for Commanders, Schools and installation personnel across all Air Force Commands, U.S. Space Force, the Air Force Reserve, and the Air National Guard.
Prior to her current position, Mrs. Phipps served as the Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland School Liaison Program Manager supporting over 35,000 military connected students in forty-two school districts. Her efforts resulted in legislation to ensure the state was in compliance with the Military Interstate Compact as well as early registration, and homeschool student support. In addition she has served as a Youth Specialist, providing youth development capabilities through a system of quality, available and affordable programs.
Prior to her Civilian positions, Mrs. Phipps served on active duty in the U.S. Air Force. During her active duty career, she served as a Security Forces member, and was selected as the first Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Instructor for the Air Force. She was appointed the Installation Crime Prevention Manager and held other leadership positions.