Lori Nisson

Lori Nisson, LCSW

Director of Family Community Services
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute
Banner Sun Health Research Institute

Lori Nisson is a Licensed Clinical Social worker and is the Family & Community Services Director at Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Banner Sun Health Research Institute. She has spent more than twenty years specializing in leadership and clinical positions, serving the needs of patients and families coping with emotional, cognitive, and behavioral problems. Lori is a distinguished speaker who provides training and education to professionals, patients and caregivers on topics relating to memory changes, movement disorders and behavioral health issues. Ms. Nisson serves as Adjunct Faculty Member at Arizona State University Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation and serves on the Arizona Dementia Caregiver Alliance as well as the End of Life Care Partnership. Ms. Nisson was awarded a 2018 Practice Change Leader in Aging & Health Fellowship.