Dori joined George Clemens Architecture in April 2019 after owning and managing The Little Monogram Shop in Chagrin Falls for over 16 years.
Dori is an organizational go-getter, problem solver, systems implementer and curator of exceptional client experience. She is a liaison between the clients and Architects as someone who understands both sides of the equation. She oversees daily office operations, ensuring seamless, efficient procedures and devises new ways to functionalize processes. Dori goes above and beyond to predict the needs of both clients and the architects, adapting to changes in plans and maintaining a smoothly running office. Dori takes care of issues before they have a chance to become problems.
After graduating with honors from Vanderbilt University with a BS in Human Development, she worked for Smith Barney in New York City in their Benefits Division. She moved home to Chicago to work for Baker Furniture at the Merchandise Mart and then managed her family business in Oak Park, IL before moving with her young family to Cleveland where her husband grew up. She has lived in Cleveland for 22 years, 16 of those in Chagrin Falls, where she currently lives with her husband David. She has two grown children and two dogs – Daisy the Beagle and Brit the Mutt.