Lorraine has been a supporter of the Pinnacle Foundation for nearly ten years and has previously mentored two Pinnacle Foundation scholars, starting in 2016. She was appointed chair of the NSW Committee in 2023.
Lorraine has had a broad legal career spanning over 30 years, working as a commercial lawyer at leading organisations including Allens, Herbert Smith Freehills, CSIRO and the global IT corporation CSC Australia (now DXC). She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Bachelor of Arts from the ANU and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Lorraine was president of Australia’s oldest HIV charity, the Bobby Goldsmith Foundation, for a number of years and more recently contributed to Sydney World Pride as a member of their nominations committee, responsible for appointing Sydney World Pride’s board and pride committee.
Lorraine lives with her partner, Sue and their beloved standard schnauzers, Jordan and Riley, in Sydney’s inner west.