Lynne is the Nurse Unit Manager of the community Specialist Palliative Care team in North West Tasmania. A registered general and psychiatric nurse, Lynne has worked for 39 years in the health industry, in country SA and more recently Tasmania.

Lynne has a Masters of Health Service Management through UNSW as well as graduate certificates in Project Management and Business Leadership.

Lynne is a Director on the Board of Palliative Care Tasmania and a Tasmanian representative on the PCA National Policy Advisory Committee. Lynne manages a community multidisciplinary palliative care team who cover rural and remote areas of north west Tasmania.