Lynn Mixon was born in Wurtzburg, Germany in 1964 where her father served as an army chaplain in Wertheim, Germany. With the exception of one tour of duty overseas in 1974 - 1978, she has lived in various cities and small towns across Texas.
After graduating from Karnes City High School, she attended Bee County College (Coastal Bend College) and received two AA Degrees in Fashion Merchandising and Mid-Management. In 1985, Lynn married her husband of 29 years, Travis Mixon and has two children 21 and 25. Mark currently works for HEB in Kennedy, Texas, and her daughter and grandson Ayden reside in Yoakum, Texas.
Her work experience is primarily comprised of positions in retail having worked in various restaurants, Baubles and Beads Resale in Austin, as Assistant Manager HEB for almost 19 years in Yoakum, Library Director for the Carl and Mary Welhausen Library for almost 5 years, and currently Library Director for the Cuero Public Library.