Student of the Month: Lori Orndorff

Lori has been chosen as our Student of the Month for March due to her exemplary scholarship as a student! Learn more about her and her motivations below. Congratulations, Lori!

Name one person who has had an impact on your life and explain why.

My mother. She taught me to love wit all my heart, to care, to be kind, but in the midst of that be strong!

How did you become interested in becoming a massage therapist?

When my mom was dying she loved us (my sister and I)to massage her back. Palliative massage! After she passed away I wanted to get back into the healthcare field somehow…massage was my choice.

What led you to choose Central Maryland School of Massage as your massage therapy school?

Closest school with best drive. Everyone was helpful and kept me calm, which isn’t always easy.

Name one thing you cannot live without.

Peanut butter / but seriously my family and friends

Name one country you would love to visit.


Are you a dog or cat person? Or both or neither?


State three adjectives that describe you:

Cheery, Happy, Strong.

What is your go-to song when you need to get motivated?

Eye of the Tiger or Uptown Funk

What are your plans after graduating from massage therapy school?

Open my own business working in & with the NOVA Pain & Rehab Center

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