Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Lorraine moved with her family to Charlotte, NC, at the age of 10. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Public Policy Analysis from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her Master’s degree in Finance from the University of Manchester in England. Lorraine volunteered with Fundación Grameen (Aldeas) in Argentina before joining Bank of America in 2002 where she is currently a Portfolio Analysis Manager in Enterprise Credit Risk. Lorraine joined the Carolina for Kibera board in 2010 and previously was a Board member of another 501(c)(3) which serves the Hispanic community in Charlotte. Lorraine and her husband live in Charlotte with their son.