Lindsay is the CEO of homelessness and rough sleeping charity, The Wallich. Previously, she held the Chief Executive role at wellbeing charity, NewLink Wales.
Lindsay has more than 20 years’ experience, with particular expertise in substance misuse, but she started her career as a volunteer and believes volunteering will save the world.
She has been academically published on the subject of culturally appropriate practice and the challenges of embracing diversity within the substance misuse sector. Lindsay holds a Professional Doctorate in Applied Psychology and is an honorary research fellow at Cardiff University.
In 2015, Lindsay won the Third Sector Category at the Leading Wales Awards and, in 2016, she was awarded runner up for the Governance Category at the Third Sector Awards.
When Lindsay isn’t championing people with wellbeing issues, she enjoys weightlifting and once lifted the equivalent weight of a double decker bus. She also spends time with her two dogs, six chickens and 60,000 bees.