Happy Christmas

NHW Volunteer – Lorna Hill

Getting to know Lorna

Lorna Hill - Administrative Support Volunteer
Lorna Hill – Administrative Support Volunteer

Lorna Hill has been volunteering at Northeast Health for nearly eight years and is a much-loved member of our volunteer team. Lorna is an administrative assistant for Volunteer Services, providing general admin support and assisting with the recruitment and retention of volunteers by maintaining the volunteer database, timesheets and personnel files.

Would you like to tell us a little bit about your background? What did you do before volunteering?
I worked in the office of Ray White Real Estate for 18 years, before then I worked at Milford Tyre Service. I’ve raised a family and enjoyed being part of the squash and racquetball clubs.

Why volunteer at NHW?
I was seeking volunteer work, l looked at NHW and it sounded like a great place. 8 years later I’m still enjoying it.

What’s your favourite thing about your role?
I enjoy the different elements and interacting with many different people.

What makes you laugh the most?
The many things I do and my grandchildren

If you could choose to do anything for a day, what would it be?
Climb Sydney Harbour Bridge

If you were a superhero, what powers would you have?
Feed the starving people in the world

What’s your favourite family recipe?
Seafood pasta

Is there anything you wished would come back into fashion?
1950s/60s clothes

What celebrity would you like to meet for a coffee?
Robert Redford