Lindsay graduated from Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) in 2012 with a B.S. in Chemistry, where she worked in Dr. David Kingston's lab synthesizing Taxane derivatives. She also spent time working in the labs of Dr. David Horita and Dr. April Ronca at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center studying perinatal asphyxia. She came to Vanderbilt through the QCB program and subsequently joined the Denison lab in 2013 where she studied the main protease of Coronaviruses.
Lindsay is now a dental student at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.