Lindsey is an alumna of Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, TX where she received a BA in English Literature with a minor in Linguistics in 2012. She founded and served as President of the SFA Linguistics Club for two years, and participated as a tutor for the undergraduate Study of Language course for three semesters.
During her time at UGA, Lindsey was elected as Vice President and President of LSUGA, she volunteered as lead editor for the Working Papers in Linguistics at UGA, and she was the founder and chairperson for the First Interdisciplinary Conference in Linguistics hosted by LSUGA. She also taught Study of Language (LING 2100) for five semesters. She now serves as the Administrative Specialist I in the Linguistics Program at the University of Georgia.