Lyn will be the first openly LGBTQ person elected to the Alaska Legislature
Lyn Franks is running to represent the people of District 15, which includes East Anchorage, Muldoon, and JBER. She has been an Alaska resident for 24 years and for the last seven years an Adjunct History Instructor at the University of Alaska-Anchorage. Lyn is an active member of Anchorage Faith Action Congregations Together (AFACT) and a multiple triathlon participant.
Importance of Candidacy:
- Lyn will be the first openly LGBTQ person elected to the Alaska Legislature.