Lyn has been voted as one of Sports Illustrated Top 100 Athletes of the Century! During her career as a race car driver, Lyn holds 31 national and international speed records. In 1992, she won the title of Rookie of the Year, setting the bar for women in the sport of auto racing.
Lyn St. James graciously opened the inaugural SAWF Annual Event in Nashville in 2010. Her generosity helped start this amazing organization that has awarded more than $170,000 in scholarships for Girls Pursuing STEM degrees in the past five years. Because of her inspiration, SAWF has hosted forums for professional development for women in automotive careers. Her devoted support of SAWF is a testament to her leadership in helping women reach their full potential.