Hi, I’m Lorraine. I’m a keynote speaker and leader at the intersection of editorial + tech who has built an active follower base of more than 300,000 professionals on LinkedIn who turn to me for insights and expertise. I’ve spent my career developing editorial strategies and leading editorial teams for Silicon Valley-based companies.
🎙 Keynote speaker who is passionate about and can speak to a wide range of topics including giving engaging virtual presentations, communicating with impact, building personal brands on LinkedIn, and managing teams effectively. I’ve spoken at Fortune 500 companies, tech firms, and top-ranked universities. Audiences have included global sales organizations, tech professionals, C-suite leaders, journalists, and entertainment executives.
Currently Editorial Director at Prezi, the first-to-market virtual presentation software that’s transforming the way people present on video. First Editorial hire, collaborating closely with thought leaders to create compelling videos that educate and inspire millions of people on topics across business and education.
Previously a News Editor at LinkedIn. Created and hosted one of LinkedIn News’ most engaging video series, #FemaleFounders, in which I interviewed powerhouse women leaders including Esther Wojcicki (mom of YouTube and 23andMe CEOs) and Meena Harris, Phenomenal Women founder and Madame Vice President Kamala Harris’ niece. I was also part of the team that launched LinkedIn’s first-ever video product.
BSJ from Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism
▶️ Outside of work, I can be found doing muay thai, taking singing lessons, practicing French, and eating my way through San Francisco.