A native of Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Lindsay graduated from the College of Mass Communications at the University of South Carolina, where she studied public relations. She began her career in New York’s Capital Region as an account executive at Shorey Public Relations.
In 2007, Lindsay returned to Columbia, S.C., as communications specialist and spokesperson for Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. While at Riverbanks, she launched the Zoo’s use of social media including its Facebook page, which at the time of her departure had more than 25,000 fans.
Most recently, Lindsay served as the public relations and marketing manager for the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) Foundation where she introduced an interactive campaign called “Do the Wave.” She currently serves on the board of directors for Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services (PAALS), the Trident United Way Corporate Volunteer Council Leadership Team and is a member of Toastmasters International.