Ungaretti is a native San Franciscan who spent her childhood
in the Parkside District. She graduated from Lincoln High
School and from San Francisco State University.
Lorri has written three books on the Sunset District:
Stories in the Sand: San Francisco's Sunset District,
Images of America: San Francisco's Sunset District;
and Then & Now: San Francisco's Sunset District.
She is a member of several San Francisco history groups, including
Francisco Museum and Historical Society and serves on
the boards of San
Francisco History Association and the Western
Neighborhoods Project (WNP). She has published articles
and profiles on the WNP website.