Lindsey was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and is the oldest of two daughters. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics at the University of Kentucky in 2003. Lindsey moved to South Dakota in 2010, and earned her Master of Arts in Language and Rhetoric at South Dakota State University in 2015. Currently, she works as an adjunct instructor of English at Black Hills State University and an adjunct instructor of writing at Western Dakota Tech. Her primary research interest is in sociolinguistics, especially dialect discrimination. In her free time, she loves to hike in the Black Hills with her dogs, to read, to write, and to go to the movies.
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