Lynn Packwood has been project manager for HMI for more than ten years. As well as monitoring HMI's participation in projects she is also day-to-day coordinator for the FP7 STREP FROG and a COMMIT sub-Project. Her affinity with the HMI research areas enables her to help with proposals and to proofread papers and PhD theses. Much of her work is as intermediary with other departments.
Lynn was a member of MENSA for 20 years, has served on the Faculty Council and on the board of IAPC, has kept bees and even worked at an art school.