|Occupation||Director for Examinations|
|Employer||Securities Exchange Commission|
|Location||Chicago, IL USA|
Lorenzen was previously the director of quality control and audit for Spectrum Global Fund Administration, an independent and privately owned fund administrator. She joined Spectrum in September of 2007 from the Chicago Board of Trade.
As head of the CBOT’s audit department, Lorenzen managed a professional staff of 35 individuals. The group was responsible for the ongoing evaluation of financial surveillance techniques and establishing audit procedures to ensure state-of-the art programs for CBOT member firms.
Lorenzen has served multiple terms as chairperson of the Joint Audit Committee, an industry-wide committee made up of members of all domestic commodity exchanges; and as vice chairperson of the Intermarket Financial Surveillance Group, comprised of the regulatory arms for all domestic securities and commodities exchanges and the SEC, CFTC, NASD and NFA. After the CBOT merged with the CME, she became a managing director and chief compliance officer for a hedge fund administrator.
Lorenzen received her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Western Illinois University in Macomb in 1979.