Based in Austin, Texas, Lindsay Sobel is the Senior Executive Director for Strategic Partnerships. In her previous roles as Massachusetts Executive Director and founding Director of the Teach Plus Network, Lindsay provided thousands of teachers with opportunities to make an impact for their students on issues such as teacher-led professional learning, standards and assessment, equity, and teacher retention.
At Citizen Schools, an organization focused on expanding the learning day for low-income middle school students, Lindsay launched Citizen Schools' Science and Technology Initiative and served as the Massachusetts Director of Development, among other roles. Lindsay started her career as a political journalist, helping to launch Slate Magazine and covering Congress for The Hill newspaper. She has also served as an adjunct journalism professor at Emerson College.
Lindsay holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan and an M.P.P. from Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government.