Lynne is a practising architect and was founding partner of sustainableBYdesign, finalists in all 2010-2012 BRE Passivhaus housing competitions.
Previously, Lynne was sustainability director for 9 years at Broadway Malyan, and for 10 years associate director at ECD Architects, which pioneered an energy- and environment-conscious approach to design. As project architect she has led many schemes shortlisted for housing design awards and won the UK’s first zero CO2 housing competition in 1999.
She has advised successive UK governments on sustainability and energy efficiency in the built environment, and chaired the expert panel for the Scottish government whose report “A Low Carbon Building Standards Strategy for Scotland” was published in 2007 and updated in 2013.
Lynne is a visiting professor, design consultant and review panel member, and was awarded an OBE for services to architecture in 2011. She is a member of the UK Government’s Green Construction Board.