Adoption and Single Expectant Parent Specialist, LDS Family Services
Lorna has always had a love for adoption and has worked in the field for over 30 years. For most of her career she has worked with birth parents, and has also has enjoyed working with adoptive couples and adult adoptees. In the past few years, she has counseled birth parents and adoptees as they are reuniting.
She graduated from Utah State University with a degree in Home Economic education and taught junior high for eight years before obtaining her MSW from the University of Utah. For the past 32 year, she has worked for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family Services, currently serving as the adoption and single expectant parent specialist for all of LDS Family Services. She has served as the president and secretary of Utah Adoption Council, and received the Professional Excellence Award from Utah Adoption Council in 2015. She has one daughter and enjoys spending time with family.