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Lynne Phoenix is an executive assistant at the National Partnership for Women & Families, where she is a receptionist responsible for several administrative duties.
Prior to her work at the National Partnership, Lynne was a departmental assistant to the finance faculty at the Washington School of Law.
Lynne began working for the Women’s Legal Defense Fund in 1983 as executive assistant to the executive director, Judith L. Lichtman, and continued working with Judith when she became president of the National Partnership for Women & Families. Lynne then became executive assistant as a receptionist in 2016.
Lynne grew up in Ohio and came to Washington, D.C., in 1963. She co-founded a preschool and a mother’s club in a challenged neighborhood. Lynne is an avid reader and enjoys music and sculpting soapstone.