Mayor, Town of Innisfil
Lynn was elected Mayor for the Town of Innisfil in 2018 and has represented the Town since 1994. First as Councillor for twenty years, and as Deputy Mayor from 2014 to 2018. She has been the Town of Innisfil’s representative on many boards including the Lake Simcoe and Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authorities, the Royal Victoria Hospital Board and the South Simcoe Economic Alliance.
Lynn was elected to the Board of the Association of Municipalities on Ontario in 2011, spent two years as Chair of Ontario’s Small Urban Municipalities (OSUM) and in 2016 was elected President of AMO. She also spent two years as a board member of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and representing Ontario at the Provincial and Territorial Associations.
Lynn has a diverse background in representing municipal interests, including being one of only 19 people throughout Ontario to receive an appointment by the Ontario Minister of the Environment to serve as chairperson of the South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Committee. In that role she chairs a 22-member, multi stakeholder committee that is working on a plan to protect municipal drinking water from overuse and contamination.