Lynsie McIlhinney was born in Maine and raised in New Hampshire. She attended college in Machias, Maine with a major of psychology with a focus on substance abuse. After many years of being a Girl Scout herself, she now volunteers as a leader. She enjoys spending time with her children and husband. She is also a proud Navy wife. She has been providing child care for over fifteen years. She enjoys baking, arts and crafts, and helping little minds grow.