Lyn Borowski has a Bachelor of Economics at Monash University. Past professional experience includes setting up and managing several retail stores.

Lyn has done voluntary work with Mount Scopus College since 1984, including planning and running fundraising events, heading the Parents Association and working with the school community in fundraising and awareness events. Lyn was appointed as a Council member then Executive member, and is now a Life Council member of the College.

In 1998 Lyn was employed by the Jewish Museum of Australia as Events Coordinator for two years. Lyn remained at the Museum in a voluntary capacity planning events and promoting the Museum within and beyond the Jewish community. She was invited to join the Board of the Museum initially as Honorary Secretary, then remained as a Board member for a total of eight years contributing through fundraising and Development projects.

Lyn has since assisted both East Melbourne Hebrew Congregation and Elwood Synagogue with celebrating milestone events at both synagogues. She is currently committed to spending time with her elderly mother who also lives in an Aged Care Home, as well as spending time with and caring for her grandchildren. She regularly visits her son and daughter in law who both made Aliyah and currently live in Tel Aviv. Lyn travels to different areas within Israel each time she visits.