Lorna (she/her) went to Bard College in Annandale-On-Hudson, NY where she earned a B.A. in studio arts. She was a conservation technician at Monumenta Art Conservation and Finishing, LLC and worked on sculpture maintenance at Rand Atelier, LLC; both located in Milan, NY. Lorna held pre-program positions at the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake, NY and at Peebles Island Resource Center in Cohoes, NY where she focused on objects conservation. Prior to her graduate studies at Buffalo State, Lorna also worked in neon fabrication in New York and mosaic fabrication at studios in both New York and Quebec.