Lori Pauls

  • April 10, 2020
Lori Pauls Potente

Lori has been serving a diverse selection of industries for over 20 years. As Controller, she tackles common accounting challenges and implements best practices and procedures to help promote steady sustainable growth at POTENTE. She customizes a plan and creates a roadmap to allow for simplicity, focus, and balance in financial affairs.

Born and raised in Southern California, she moved to San Diego County in 2004 and loves living where others come to vacation. In her spare time, she loves to read, go to the movies, sketch in pastels, and cook creative meals for the family. She also volunteers her time and talents for the philanthropic group The Woman’s Club of Carlsbad.

Lori completed her Certificate in Accounting at the University of California Los Angeles.

  • January 17, 2023
  • Blog

Proposed Federal Law Could Ban Non-Competes

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has proposed a rule that would ban all non-competes with very limited exceptions. If approved, the new rule would make it illegal for an employer to attempt to enter into a non-compete agreement with an employee, maintain an existing non-compete agreement, or advise an employee...

  • December 01, 2022
  • Blog

California’s 2023 Minimum Wage Adjustments

Effective January 1, 2023, the state-wide California minimum wage will rise to $15.50 per hour for all employees, regardless of the size of their employer. This accelerated increase is required by a provision in the state's existing minimum wage law that was triggered because inflation exceeded 7%. Certain counties and cities in...