Lindsey is an educator and life-long learner. She was formerly a teacher at Mary McDowell Friends School, a school for children with language-based learning disabilities. Prior to Mary McDowell, Lindsey was a classroom teacher in a public elementary classroom in Manhattan, in both general education and gifted and talented settings. Lindsey discovered her passion when working with students individually and building upon their strengths and working through their learning challenges.
Lindsey has a Master's degree in Special Education and General Education from the Bank Street Graduate School of Education and an undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California (USC). Her experiences in the areas of literacy and math, as well as executive functioning and test prep, combined with her intensive training in Orton-Gillingham and Wilson Fundations, provide a unique skill set to enhance learning for all children. Lindsey understands the importance of looking at each child as an individual and developing instruction based upon their strengths and passions.
Lindsey is a resident of the Boerum Hill neighborhood in Brooklyn. She lives with her husband, son, and her goldendoodle, Bodie Blue. She is a Boston native and a loyal Boston sports fan.