Lorraine is an experienced financial services professional, having spent the majority of her career working as a senior management accountant and business analyst in the corporate sector in London. She began her career in her native Auckland, New Zealand where she gained a Bachelor of Business Studies (Accountancy). She initially worked as management accountant in banking before immigrating to the UK in 2001.

Having been based in London for 10 years, she moved to Wye in Kent when she started a family. She joined JLSN Limited as a staff member in 2014, working as the Client Manager.   She holds an Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business from ACCA (2012) and qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) in January 2017.