Position: Member of HR Committee
Date of appointment: July 1, 2017
Education: BA in political science (St. Thomas University) and an LLB (University of Alberta).
Experience: Lindsay is the Director of Research at the New Brunswick Innovation Foundation (NBIF). She oversees the foundations research investment activities and manages their ongoing research portfolio. Before joining NBIF, Lindsay was the Director of Business Development at Mitacs, the Knowledge Transfer and Partnership Officer at Mount Allison University, and Executive Advisor to the VP External Relations at SAIT Polytechnic in Calgary. A lawyer by training, she started her career as a lawyer at Warren Sinclair LLP. She and her husband Paul, also own and operate an independent pharmacy in Fredericton.
Behind the Scenes: Lindsay is a member of the New Brunswick Law Society, the Law Society of Alberta and the Canadian Bar Association. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the Fredericton Multi-Cultural Association, as the local Chapter Co-Lead of Ladies Learning Code and is that Past Vice Chair of the Moncton YWCA.
She’s also an active member of the New Brunswick startup and tech community and has a passion for getting women and girls into entrepreneurism and STEM.
Lindsay on NBCC: NBCC is a valuable asset to the Province of New Brunswick. Not only does it provide students with the opportunity to pursue their passion and acquire skills for fulling careers, NBCC is also a source of innovation, and a nimble resource for New Brunswick industry.