Lori Weir is the founder and CEO of Relationship Architects, a consultancy focused on Cultivating Greatness within people and communities of all kinds.
Her achievements range from serving as the Executive Director for a Middle Tennessee Chamber of Commerce to leading US Voice Communications for Deloitte.
Throughout a 20-plus year career in Technology and Chamber of Commerce Leadership, Consulting and Entrepreneurship, Lori Weir has accumulated a broad and diverse portfolio of skills and industry awareness. In fact, the majority of her tech career was invested in Project Management roles.
The key to her success, however, has been in recognizing and developing the unique contributions of individuals, teams and volunteers. Her passion for the Unique Genius within each person led her to integrate a strengths-based approach into Relationship Architects suite of services. ¬
Established in 2011, Relationship Architects has served organizations around the globe. Their flagship workshop curriculum, Strong Communities®, offers an innovative, high impact approach to community engagement that focuses on identifying the unique talents of individuals teams and community members based on the Clifton StrengthsFinder© assessment.
With a mission of Empowering People to Strengthen Organizations and build Strong Communities of every kind, this approach quickly became a movement by positioning leaders to take note of what is oh so right with their people. Identify, Accessing and Understanding the innate talents of community members drives better outcomes, heightens engagement and accelerates results.
Lori is a pioneer in crafting innovative strengths-based approaches that introduce a shared language that shifts the focus from deficit-based thinking to what individuals and communities do instinctively well. She is a firm believer that just as EVERY acorn has the potential to become a mighty oak, EVERY person is equipped with innate talent to offer the communities where they live and work something only they can offer.
Amidst a divisive world, Lori Weir and Relationship Architects are in the 10th year of helping communities of all kinds accelerate positive outcomes through enhanced cohesion and collaboration.