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Lindsay Zizumbo

Lindsay Zizumbo


Associate Director for the Policy Innovation Lab
David Eccles School of Business
University of Utah


Lindsay Zizumbo serves as the associate director for the Policy Innovation Lab at the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. Lindsay recently joined the Lab with a diverse background and more than 10 years of experience in fundraising, strategic communications, government relations, and public policy. Before joining the Lab, Lindsay worked at the Exoro Group, a public affairs firm focusing on policy and strategic communications in the government sector.

Previously, as the national program director at the Hinckley Institute of Politics, Lindsay oversaw the nationally renowned internship program. She recruited, placed, and advised undergraduate and graduate students and maintained key relationships with government, private, and nonprofit organizations. In this capacity, she assisted with federal and statewide governmental relations on behalf of the University of Utah.

Lindsay's background includes serving as Campaign Manager and Outreach Director for Former Congressman Jim Matheson. Lindsay also recently served as the Executive Director of the Count My Vote Initiative, which successfully achieved sweeping election reforms during the 2014 general legislative session.

Lindsay serves on a number of boards and is a founding member of the nationally recognized Real Women Run group, a nonpartisan entity focused on empowering women to run for public office. Lindsay graduated from the University of Utah. Lindsay lives in Salt Lake City with her husband and son, Graham.