Lori Cuellar, formerly of the Emporia Gazette, is the Kansas Press Association’s accountant. She joined KPA in November 2015.
Cuellar is a native of San Antonio, Texas. She has two sons, Nathaniel and Benjamin.
She had served as accountant for the Gazette for the past four years. Prior to that, she worked for a certified public accountant and for an insurance agency.
She has a bachelor of business administration degree from Hardin Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, and is a licensed CPA in Texas and Kansas.
She enjoys volunteering at her church as a pre-school teacher and as the local ministry treasurer. She also likes to travel, read books and read the newspaper.