Mgr, Executive Compensation, Altria Group Inc
How long have you been a member of the NASPP?
Lorrie: 2+ years
How did you end up working on stock compensation?
Lorrie: I was moved into an executive compensation role from a broad-based comp role. One of my responsibilities is overseeing our stock program.
What would you be doing if you didn't work in stock compensation?
Lorrie: Working in another part of compensation or as an HR generalist
What was your college or university major?
Lorrie: HR and Industrial Relations
Name one item you couldn't do your job without:
Lorrie: Excel! I'm known for analysis, excellent spreadsheets and enjoyment of formulas. Sad, but true.
What are your favorite things to do when you aren't working?
Lorrie: Hang with family, Read, Garden
Where is your favorite place to go on vacation?
Lorrie: I love the beach, but I haven't found my favorite one yet.
What is the title of your favorite or most recently read book?
Lorrie: Ender's Game. Some excellent military science fiction.
What's one thing your peers may be surprised to learn about you?
Lorrie: I play a pretty good game of pool, both 8-ball and 9-ball. One of my league teams made it to the national tournament three years ago.
How many NASPP conferences have you attended?
How has being a member of the NASPP helped you?
Lorrie: The information available on the website accelerated my learning of the field and has served as a continuous resource for benchmarking and improvement. I've also found it to be a very helpful and supportive community of professionals.