Lynne Grievious (’86) has worked in the insurance industry for almost 30 years. She has worked on the Property and Casualty side of the industry as a Claims Representative, a Personal Injury Protection Specialist, a Bodily Injury Claims Specialist, a Sales Agent and she is currently the Office Manager for the W Aaron Schmitt Insurance Agency.

Lynne is actively involved in her church, Nations Ford Community Church, in several capacities, she is currently a member of the executive committee for The Married Couples Ministry. She along with her husband Arnold (‘87), previously served as The Married Couples Ministry Leaders, as well as facilitated the married couples classes. She has held leadership positions in Girl Scouts of America, was a founding member of The Gastonia Piedmont Chapter of Jack and Jill, Inc., and currently volunteers in other areas such as Room in The Inn (winter shelter for homeless women), Lay Counseling (Married Couples) and a variety of other community and faith based project endeavors.

Lynne and Arnold have been married for 30 years, and have 2 young adult daughters, one living on each coast. Residing outside of the Charlotte, North Carolina over the past 24 years, she is excited to spread the JMU spirit further south by becoming involved with Women for Madison, a part of the University she holds near and dear to her heart.

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