Lorraine O’Connor, has spent her professional life as a cultural activist, a producer and promoter of Trinidad and Tobago culture, be it through music, film and fashion. Educated in Europe and fluent in 3 languages, including Mandarin Chinese, Lorraine has a vivid curiosity that has driven her to explore many areas in the creative and cultural arenas.
She has produced numerous documentaries and films and worked on many international productions filmed in Trinidad & Tobago. From the trendy music label, Rituals Music, which she co-founded and managed in the 1990’s to the ownership of the historic Rhyners’ music store at Piarco International Airport, to artist management, production of fashion shows such as Meiling and Bombay Dreams, Lorraine has extensive experience in film production, artist and event management. Currently, she is the Managing Director at Xtatik Ltd. (Machel Montano’s Trinidad company), Project Coordinator for Emile Elias Group of Companies 50th Anniversary Celebrations and Project Manager for the Trinidad and Tobago Debates Commission 2015 Leaders’ Debates.