Lorraine Cheney is a docent at the Light Station and is also a Flotilla Staff Officer for the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Lorraine hails from Brooklyn, New York, but has lived throughout the United States, although her accent remains rooted in Brooklyn. She worked for the police department in the City of Boulder Colorado, performing statistical reporting and crime analysis. She later worked in the grants department of Volusia County Schools in Florida. After having moved 14 times to various cities in the north, south, east and western US, she finally decided to retire to paradise – also know as – the North Mendocino Coast.