Lynch is UAlbany's grounds manager, being responsible for field setup for all UAlbany outdoor athletic contests, including those games at Tom & Mary Casey Stadium. He has served UAlbany since 2003.
Previous to UAlbany, Lynch was at Wolferts Roost Country Club from 1993 to 2003. He also was in groundskeeping in minor league baseball, being with the Binghamton Mets from 1991 to 1993 and the Albany-Colonie Yankees from 1987 to 1991.
Lynch is a certified sports field manager with the Sports Turf Managers Association and graduated from SUNY Cobleskill in 1991 with a degree in plant science.