Lynn Herring was born on September 22 in Enid, OK.
As Miss Virginia, she was the runner-up in the Miss USA pageant in 1977.
She graduated from Louisiana State University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology.
Lynn has been married to Wayne Northrop (ex-Roman, DAYS et al) since 1981. The couple met in an acting class and have two sons, Hank and Grady.
In addition to GH, Herring has also appeared on DAYS, PORT CHARLES and AS THE WORLD TURNS.