Born in Brooklyn New York, Lorraine discovered Bikram yoga while searching for a form of exercise it was possible to get better at with age; One that is rehabilitative and not destructive. Since becoming a teacher in 2009, her focus has been on bringing Bikram yoga to a wider student population. She has spearheaded a program for kids and teens and launched the first pregnancy yoga classes, which use the modifications developed by Rajashree Choudhury, in the UK. "I am not a very athletic person, and the thought of sweating for 90 minutes is still a little intimidating, but there is no denying the way this yoga makes you feel. I want to share this secret with everyone."