Lorna is the Director of the Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and leads development and delivery of the objectives of the LEP board in promoting growth, innovation and enterprise. Lorna is currently running a £250M programme of investment in Dorset with the objective of increasing productivity. She represents and promotes the Dorset LEP at the most senior level and is responsible for Local Industrial Strategy, governance, budget and delivery.

Before joining Dorset LEP Lorna was Manager of the National LEP network where she project managed the Network, working at a senior level with the public and private sectors. She is also a trustee of Bournemouth and Poole College.