Lorrie Marcil Holmes
Lorrie Marcil Holmes is a lawyer and partner at Sidley Austin, a global law firm, where she has practiced since graduating from law school. She was first elected to the USA Fencing Board of Directors in 2014 and was reelected in both 2016 and 2018. She is now serving her third term on the Board.
Lorrie has been involved in fencing for more than 15 years, initially through her daughter Katharine Holmes, a women’s epee fencer and member of the 2016 Olympic Team in Rio de Janeiro.
Lorrie earned a B.A. in economics and political science, with a concentration in international relations, from Colgate University and a J.D. from Duke University.
As a board member, Lorrie serves on the Audit Committee and is the Board Liaison to the Ethics Committee. She also is a member of the Background Screen Review Support Group and the Athlete Handbook Committee.