Lynn McCoy has been a Florida resident for the past seven years having moved here from Williston, North Dakota. She spent her childhood and youth in Forest Park, Illinois, a western suburb of Chicago. She received her Bachelor of Music Education from Northwestern University in Evanston Illinois, a Master of Music from DePaul University in Chicago and a Specialist in Education Leadership from the University of North Dakota. Her work experience includes teaching and administration in grades K-12 and working with children and adult choirs in church and community settings.
As Director of Music Ministries, Lynn will be working with all members of the church to enhance the worship experience through music. She looks forward to utilizing both traditional and contemporary resources and including the wide range of musical talents of the congregation into the worship service.
Lynn has four grown children, Andy, Austin, Eric, and Mariel and two beautiful granddaughters, Emma and Nora. She currently lives in Lakeland with her two dogs, Bibbity-Bobbity-Boo and Mickey Mouse. In her free time Lynn enjoys reading, sewing and using her kayak. She is also working through her “bucket list”. Her current project is to finish her Florida Reading Certificate. Next on her list is scuba certification!