As the Public Service Assistant, Lynn is responsible for entering and reporting all Public Service hours for law students. Lynn also writes the curriculum for Law-Related Education (LRE), directs the LRE placement, and coordinates the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) placement with the IRS VITA program. In addition, she counsels students for the Public Service pre-approved placements.
As the Academic Support Assistant, Lynn helps with Professor Cashen’s Texas Bar Prep Essay Writing Workshop for recent SMU JD alums.
As the Appellate Judges Education (AJEI) Institute Assistant, Lynn is responsible for the registrations, deposits, directories, databases, and CLE applications/reports to all 50 states.
Lynn earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in English and Theatre, from SMU in 1973. After graduating, she worked for Dallas ISD as an English and drama high school teacher, for Plano ISD as an English teacher, in Dhahran and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia as an English teacher, and in Hurst, Euless, Bedford ISD as a journalism and speech teacher. She joined SMU Dedman School of Law as the Public Service and Academic Support Assistant in October 2000. Lynn was awarded a Texas P.T.A. Honorary Life Member Award for her work at Harwood Junior High.