Business Innovation Factory

Lorne serves as a Director of the Business Innovation Factory, a thought-leading organization that sponsors one of the nation’s leading innovation gatherings



Big Picture Learning

Lorne serves on the Board of this organization that has developed innovative curriculum and education models for over 100 schools across America and around the world


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URI Foundation

Lorne Adrain ’76 was elected by the Foundation trustees as the Executive Board Chair for the URI Foundation and has served in this capacity since 2014.

The URI Foundation, established in 1957, is an independant non-profit corporation charged with developing and managing resources to advance the mission of the University of Rhode Island. The foundation manages the school's endowment and leads all fundraising and advancement activities on the University’s behalf.





Social Enterprise Greenhouse

Lorne is Co-Founder of Social Enterprise Greenhouse – Rhode Island, a leading force in promoting philanthropy and inspiring/supporting social enterprise in southern New England