With a diverse professional background in fields like archaeology and commercial agriculture, Lindsey has a passion for planning in the Mountain West. Originally from the small town of Ridgway, Colorado, now Lindsey is a Planner II with Missoula County. She received her Master’s degree in Urban Planning from the University of Arizona where she focused her studies on gateway and amenity communities in the western United States. She graduated with national recognition and 2 years of collaborative research experience in rural communities. Over the last couple years her focus has been in long-range planning and the implementation and creation of land use policy.