Lynn Newbery is widely known in her community as a dedicated teacher and vice-principal. From the development of unique programs such as First Nations studies and peer counseling programs to coaching and supervising student teachers, Lynn has been an important contributor to life in New Hazelton. Always exceeding expectations and now retired, Lynn continues to serve by providing information and friendly support to those affected by cancer. Lynn presently provides leadership and enthusiasm to elders at the local college and she sits on the board of the seniors’ Roche View Lodge. Lynn Newbery is a cheerful presence who truly makes a difference and helps sew the fabric of her New Hazelton community together.