Lynnette was born in St.John's, Newfoundland and was given her first camera when she was nine.
After a successful career in corporate finance with Canadian financial institutions and a major real estate developer, she undertook photographic studies at Ryerson University. There she developed technical skills to expand her talent and, with a number of exhibitions and commissioned projects, her artistic voice emerged.
Lynnette's artistic work has received critical acclaim. She has had a well received solo gallery exhibitions and many of her photographs are held in private collections.
In her commercial work, Lynnette has undertaken an array of private and public projects, including industrial and construction photography and photographic documentation for municipal government and private individuals.