Lorraine has lived in the Richmond Borough since she was 18 months old and she attended local schools and brought up her two children in Richmond. Lorraine joined The Richmond Charities in 2012 and she is Scheme Manager for Church Estate, Houblon’s, Benn’s Walk and Adelaide Road Almshouses. Her previous roles included working at Kingston Hospital and Queen Mary’s Hospital. Lorraine was a volunteer at Age UK Richmond (Meadows Hall) and then a Manager at Barnes Centre before returning to be the Manager at Richmond. She first joined The Richmond Charities as Deputy Scheme Manager and then became Scheme Manager in February 2016.