Lynda Canty | Academic Coach

Lynda has taught in both private and public elementary school for the past 26 years.  In addition to teaching, she was the Professional Development Coordinator for the Lafayette School District.  She researched current education trends, hired speakers and leading educators to provide education for staff developments days each year for all K-8 teachers in the district.

 Lynda has lived in Half Moon Bay for 18 years.  She has committed much of her time to raising her 2 children and supporting their athletic endeavors.  Now that both kids are away at college, she looks forward to devoting her free afternoons to coaching the younger students at Main Street Scholars.

In her free time,Lynda enjoys running, mountain biking, road biking, hiking, skiing, long walks on the beach and most outdoor activities. She’s an avid reader and enjoys cooking.

Lynda graduated with a B.A. from San Diego State University and completed her teaching credential from Saint Mary’s College in Moraga.Lynda and her husband, Barry are working on their first children’s book which they hope to have published soon.