Head of Comms, Abbott WMM
As Head of Communications for the Abbott World Marathon Majors Lorna’s role is to help grow and develop the engagement with the global community of marathon runners through the world’s six best marathons and a range of other programs which the series offers the everyday runner.
Lorna has more than 15 years of practice in world-class sporting events across Asia, Europe and has now settled in the USA to continue to challenge and develop her skills there. Living in Singapore for 12 years and running her own sports consultancy there for over four years, her sporting credentials include the London 2012 Olympics, the 2014 Ryder Cup, Team Scotland for the past four editions of the Commonwealth Games, the Wimbledon Tennis Championships and the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Her most recent Olympic adventures were in PyeongChang for the 2018 Winter Games where she led the International Media Relations on behalf the organizing committee in her role as Regional Director of Sports for Hill + Knowlton Strategies.
Having studied Sports Science at Loughborough University, Lorna has always had a strong passion for sports both through work and in her personal time and is a keen runner, cyclist and golfer.