Lorena joined the Meridian team in the spring of 2019 and has quickly become a valuable addition with her infectious energy, professionalism and Spanish language fluency. Prior to Meridian, Lorena worked in the luxury optical industry as a licensed Optician and salesperson with Barton Perreira. Lorena holds a GIA degree as an accredited jewelry professional and is passionate about helping others having volunteered with the Aspen Buddy Program for the past 5 years. An Aspen resident for the past 7 years, Lorena is originally from Santa Marta Colombia and moved to Colorado at the age of 13. Lorena loves the Aspen lifestyle and enjoys hiking, biking, traveling, concerts and all types of cuisine.