lyn traverseLyn has been a professional fundraiser for over 40 years. She currently serves as director of development at Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan, CT.  Previously she served as chief development officer at The Hastings Center, Long Wharf Theatre, Haskins Laboratories, The Nature Conservancy, Connecticut Chapter, The Ethel Walker School, and Forman School, and has overseen many successful campaigns, including the Lifting Voices Campaign for Friends Seminary in New York.  She has held positions at New York University, Saint Joseph College, and the University of Hartford.  She attended NYU and has her degree from the University of Connecticut.