Lynn grew up in Southern Minnesota. She attended the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and in 2006, moved to Philadelphia to work as a designer for Free People Clothing. She discovered her love for circus at the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts, where she trained, performed and coached. She coaches such aerial acts as silks, corde lisse, trapeze fixe and lyra. In addition to producing and choreographing shows in Philadelphia, she performed throughout the East Coast on silks, doubles lyra and aerial hammock.