Tori grew up on the shoreline in Connecticut. She graduated from the University of Connecticut with a B.A. in Political Science and a B.A. in Communication. She is currently a 2L at Penn State Law, and is a member of Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity, Phi Alpha Phi Legal Honor Society, and serves as a Law Lion Ambassador. She is currently acting as the Professional Development Chair for Phi Alpha Delta. At the Center for Agricultural and Shale Law, Tori works as a research assistant and enjoys learning about legal and policy changes in the oil and gas sector.