Lindsay Coker, Chief of Staff 

Lindsay is an attorney and non-profit management professional who has spent much of her career focusing on human rights and diversity. Lindsay practiced federal litigation at the New York office of Weil Gotshal & Manges, LLP, then clerked for the Honorable Emmet G. Sullivan of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Following the active practice of law, she spent four years living in Guatemala where she worked with non-profit organizations centered on education and healthcare. Lindsay’s work with these organizations focused on leadership, organizational development, and sustainability. Prior to law school, Lindsay spent many years working in the areas of reproductive and civil rights, including working with women’s healthcare clinics, national advocacy organizations, and a civil rights law firm. She has a B.A. in U.S. History from the College of Charleston and graduated cum laude from Howard University School of Law.