Lorie Lauzon grew up in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. She attended two years at the University of Victoria, then transferred to Seattle Pacific University studying Merchandising, Design and Business. Lorie returned to Victoria and began a career as a Manager in the Retail industry, later taking her to Calgary, AB for seven years. She married and internationally transferred back to Seattle as a Manager Trainer for the Footlocker Groups.
In 2002, Lorie began her career in Retail Banking as an Assistant Branch Manager with Horizon Bank. Lorie joined the Columbia Bank team in 2010, opening the first Snohomish County branch in Everett. Lorie, AVP Branch Manager, has been at the Evergreen Way Columbia Branch for 8 years. Her primary role is Small Business Lending. She prides herself in relationship building while providing both short and long term solutions for financial needs. Columbia Bank is dedicated to the communities it serves and has been a member of the Mukilteo Chamber for close to 10 years. Lorie has been on the board since 2016 and is involved in a number community service driven initiatives both with the Chamber and with Columbia Bank.
Lorie enjoys spending time with her husband and multiple sport focused boys. This means plenty of time on the road most weekends. Running, hiking, skiing and spending time at our beautiful Pacific Northwest beaches are a few of her favorite ways to relax. Her competitive spark drives her to racing in Half Marathons.