“I love the social aspect of public relations, whether it’s generating conversations with media, hosting events or engaging social media. The diversity of clients at an agency keeps each day interesting. I definitely learn something new every day!”
Lindsey is a huge Dave Matthews Band fan. She has seen them in concert countless times and one of her most prized possessions is a drumhead signed by all the band members.
Lindsey helps plan, develop and execute public relations initiatives. She writes social media and press materials as well as pitches clients’ stories to garner editorial coverage.
- Coordinating successful media tours for Trex Company in New York City and Des Moines, resulting in placements in high-profile shelter magazines, such as Better Homes & Gardens, Martha Stewart Living, This Old House and Traditional Home.
- Bylining several articles and case studies for healthcare clients in top-tier dental publications and medical journals.
- Managing an awards program that has earned several First Alert products prestigious awards such as Good Housekeeping VIP Awards, Chicago Innovation Awards and Consumer Electronic Show Innovation Awards.
Lindsey has worked as a communications assistant for a non-profit education association, a community organizer for policy campaigns, an English teacher in China and an intern at a public relations agency in Chicago. Lindsey joined LCWA after completing the internship program.
Lindsey volunteers with several organizations, including Headcount, which helps register voters, and local animal shelters, which help find happy homes for four-legged friends.
Lindsey grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana, which is known to natives as “The Fort.” She graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in communication.