Lynch brings 20 years of experience in legislative and regulatory affairs, with a focus on energy and agriculture policy. Lynch served as the policy advisor to former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland on regulatory matters, including energy and the environment. Lynch also served as legislative director to U.S. Congressman Tim Ryan, serving as his lead policy advisor. In addition, she served as the state policy director to President Obama during his 2008 successful campaign in Ohio. Lynch is on the board of New Resource Solutions, a platform developed to efficiently connect clean energy projects with clean energy investors.