Lynette Zang is a well respected nationally known economist. She has been working in the economic sector since 1964 as a stock broker, analyst and banker. Lynette is also a strong proponent that individuals should be able to survive independently. Her motto is food, water, energy, security, community, barter ability, and wealth preservation. Lynette also owns and operates the Jewel of Encanto, an urban farm located in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona.