May 29, 2020 -- Kane Logistics strengthened its quality department with the addition of a seasoned expert. We welcome Lora Cumbie to the KANE family as the Director, Quality, Regulatory Compliance. Lora reports directly to Patrick Coughlin, KANE’s COO.
Lora Cumbie possesses over 25 years of experience in establishing and maintaining dynamic quality systems in food and packaging manufacturing industries. Her focus is ensuring customer and regulatory requirements are effectively executed. Prior to joining Kane Logistics, Lora was the Quality Assurance Manager with XPO Logistics and the Quality Assurance Manager for manufacturers, Coveris Flexibles and BWay Corporation.
Lora is a graduate of Berry College in Georgia where she received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry. Additionally, Lora is a member of Lambda Sigma, a national honor society dedicated to the purpose of fostering leadership, scholarship, fellowship, and service.
Lora’s many licenses and certifications include – ASQ Certified Quality Manager (American Society of Quality), Certified Food Defense Coordinator from the AIB (American Institute of Baking), PCQI (Preventive Controls Qualified Individual) from the International Food Safety and Quality Services, and HACCP certification (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point).
Lora and her husband, Chris reside in the Atlanta, GA area with their teenage daughter. Lora also has four grown children and a 1-year old grandson. When not at work, she enjoys her three dogs, exploring genealogy, and is a trained clarinet player and vocalist. When asked what attracted her to Kane Logistics, Lora stated, “I recognize KANE’s continued growth and want to be a part of it. I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to utilize my expertise in quality assurance to maintain and further develop our robust quality systems.”