Lindsey holds a BA in International Relations and a BSc Honours from the University of Calgary. She has taken classes at the Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre and studied abroad at Kansai Gaidai University in Hirakata, Japan as well as at California State University, Monterey Bay in California. Lindsey was one of Fulbright Canada’s Killam Fellows for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Certified with level 2 Japanese proficiency, Lindsey spent two years teaching English in Japan, and also translated lesson plans, brochures and official documents and acted as an interpreter for visitors to Japan.

Lindsey loves learning, trying new things and adventure. She has tried bungee jumping, skydiving and is a licensed SCUBA diver.