Lyn began her career in Christchurch then spent 15 years overseas teaching in Tokyo and later Bangkok.
On returning to New Zealand she taught in both North and South Island schools coming to Oamaru Intermediate in 2017. Lyn teaches a Year 8 class and the German languages module. She is the teacher in charge of hockey.
Lyn sees herself as a teacher, a lifelong learner and an ex-student with a strong connection to all things Scottish. She is a drummer in the local Pipe Band. She likes to get out in the fresh air with her Springer Spaniels and in her spare time, Lyn enjoys gardening, baking and researching where the best coffee venue is.