ENGINE ROOM BOARD MEMBER
Executive Director, Byte Back
Elizabeth Lindsey is the executive director of Byte Back, a nonprofit in the US working to improve economic opportunity by providing computer training and career preparation to underserved Washington, DC metro area residents. Prior to her work at Byte Back, Lindsey served as the Chief Operating Officer and Interim Chief Executive Officer at Groundswell in Washington, DC. She has also worked at the DC Department of Employment Services and has focused on economic development for populations of women and minorities in New Jersey. Elizabeth earned her master’s in public affairs and urban and regional planning from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and her bachelor’s in history and French from Swarthmore College. Elizabeth serves on the Board of Directors of The Workplace DC, a Washington workforce development collaborative, and on the Board of Directors of the Goodwill Excel Center.