Kristin Lindsey

Kristin Lindsey is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Council on Foundations, a Washington, DC-based nonprofit membership association of some 2,000 grant making foundations and corporations, with assets totaling more than $282 billion.

Prior to joining the Council, Ms. Lindsey was founder and principal of Intersector Consulting, a practice that worked with foundations and philanthropic associations on strategy, learning and evaluation, communications, and program development. Her firm worked with clients in the US and abroad, including Atlantic Philanthropies, Donors Forum of Chicago, Girl’s Best Friend Foundation, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations.