Lynn Layton is the President and CEO for the Monique Burr Foundation for Children, Inc. Lynn carries out the Foundation’s mission to provide bullying and child abuse prevention education to every elementary student in Florida. She oversees the expansion of the Foundation into surrounding counties, develops the Foundation’s board, secures volunteers and executes fundraising events. “I do not believe that we will ever rid ourselves of child abuse or bullying. But I come to work each day knowing that the work we do, the partnerships we form and the money we raise truly makes a difference in the lives of children here in Florida. I am blessed with the opportunity to see some of the fruits of our labor.”
Lynn was born in Valdosta, GA, and has lived in Jacksonville for 29 years. Lynn is a graduate of Valdosta State College and holds a degree in Criminal Justice and Sociology. She is an alumni member of the Kappa Delta sorority, Gamma Mu chapter. She supports Young Life – North St. John’s County. Lynn is married to Glenn Layton and together they have two children, Clark Fouraker and Mallory Layton.