Lynn and her husband made Dunbar their home 16 years ago. With a background in geography and urban conservation, Lynn has worked within the heritage sector for 25 years, including administering the Dunbar Townscape Heritage Initiative grant programme 2003-8. She is now Urban Survey Project Manager with Historic Environment Scotland looking at the development and character of urban spaces across Scotland. Lynn is also Treasurer for Dunbar’s literary and spoken word festival, CoastWord.