Lyn is a rural nurse who completed the 3 year general nurse training through Northern district school of nursing. Lyn completed a post graduate Bachelor of Nursing and Masters degree while working as a clinician in surgical, orthopaedic and vascular care. Lyn remains committed to rural and regional nursing and has served on both hospital and academic committees with an interest in quality and safety in health and development of curriculum that builds capability and accountability. While working in local communities, Lyn was involved with Princes Court Homes as a board member for 10 years. As a member of Irymple Rotary, Lyn also engaged with projects and was able to lead the club as President in 2013-14. From 2015-2018 Lyn has been the academic program director for the Bachelor of Healthcare program that is run as a partnership with TAFE'S across regional Victoria where Diploma of nursing students are able to enter an accelerated degree.