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Lynette holds a Bachelor's degree from Drexel University in Mental/Behavioral health sciences and a Master’s degree from Widener University in Human Sexuality Education. In addition to providing supports, education and awareness to aid persons in achieving a positive sense of self; she operated as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion at a community mental health organization,

Lynette empowers persons by increasing self-esteem and promoting self-acceptance; she believes the path to happiness is by embracing your authenticity and truth. She regularly serves as an expert addressing sexuality related topics on national, local news and radio outlets and respects people’s beliefs and understands that the social determinants of sexual health are a baseline physiological cornerstone for further physical, behavioral and spiritual health and wellness.

served as the Board Chair of The COLOURS Organization Inc., was a founding member and served on the board of The Incarnation Institute for Sex and Faith, served as a member of The Women’s Medical Fund (WMF), is currently a member of the Trans- Disciplinary Multi-Systems Stakeholders Task Force on Dependent, Delinquent, and Crossover Youth (TD/MSS/TF/DDCY), convened by the Stoneleigh Foundation Fellow, member of the DBHIDS LGBTQIA Task force, member of families/communities/parenting work group; Philadelphia Department of Public Health Division of Maternal, Child and Family Health, a Community Advisory Board member (Penn’s Mental Health Aids Research Center and is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.