BIO

LYNN HUTCHINGS
Lynn is a third generation Wyomingite.   She attended Corlette and Alta Vista Elementary Schools, Carey and McCormick Junior High Schools, Cheyenne East High School, and The University of Wyoming.  Lynn graduated from Cheyenne East High School and became a University of Wyoming Freshman at age 16.  During the summer of 1978 she joined the Wyoming Air National Guard.  

Lynn enjoyed the Guard to such a degree she decided to make the military her career.  In 1984 Lynn transferred to the Colorado Air National Guard, and in 1991 she transferred to the Alaska Air National Guard. Lynn remained in Alaska until her retirement culminating 22 years of service with the Air National Guard. She worked in the Logistic Squadron as their Information Technology (IT) Specialist/System Analyst.  

Lynn lived in Virginia with her husband Thomas from 2001 – 2009.  There she worked for the Adjutant General’s Directorate of the Army as an IT Specialist/System Analyst. Lynn holds a Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma.

Served as Representative in House District 42, 63rd Legislature, 2013 - 2014

 Lynn is a Pro-Life Republican.
During the years between graduating from high school and returning to Cheyenne to retire, Lynn has volunteered for a variety of community activities, including:

  • Big Brother/Big Sister (Colorado)
  • Juvenile Prison Counselor (Colorado)
  • Army National Guard ChalleNGe   Coordinator/Recruiter (Alaska)
  • Tutored reading & spelling - elementary school level (Alaska)
  • Prison Ministry (Alaska)
  • Foster parent to six children (Alaska)
  • Top Three Community Projects (Alaska)
  • North Star Borough Volunteer Fire Fighter II/ Emergency Medical Technician I (Alaska)
  • Day Break Mentor (Washington, D.C)
  • Mclean Bible Church Day Break - After School Program in Lincoln Heights (D.C.)
  • ​Capital Women's Build/Habitat for Humanity (D.C.)

 
 

"The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous".
~Frederick Douglass
 

 Professional Associations

Lynn returned home to Cheyenne in 2009 after her husband's retirement from the military.   Lynn has continued her volunteer activities here in Cheyenne. 

Fraternal and civic organizations:

• Lifetime Member - Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

• Lifetime Member - Disable American Veteran (DAV)
• Cheyenne Military Wives President (Four Years)
• Experimental Aircraft Association
• Frederick Douglass Republican

• NRA Member ( Voting record proves I am a strong 2nd  Amendment advocate)
• Cheyenne Frontier Days (Parades Committee/Announcer)
• Laramie County Surface Owners Association (Secretary)
• Wyoming Girl Guard 
• Wings of Wyoming Board of Directors
• Former Wyoming Army Youth ChalleNGe Board member 
• Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee
• Truth Project Facilitator - Calvary Chapel Cheyenne

• In the Constitution Bee Facilitator - Cheyenne
• Homeschool Classes in Etiquette, Cursive & Five Clause Everyone Should Know in the Constitution  

• Director of Communications - Laramie County GOP Website