Lindsey Hamilton, Board Member
Lindsey is a behavioral neuroscientist who currently serves as the Director of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities for the University of Colorado Denver. She is the former director of the Denver Metro Regional Science & Engineering Fair. Her own research focuses on metacognition and she has over 15 years experience implementing high-impact practices and inclusive excellence practices in the higher education and K-12 education industry. She graduated from Bates College with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and Wake Forest School of Medicine with a PhD in Neuroscience. Lindsey is excited to bring her experience in collecting and managing data, policy development and grant writing, and her professional expertise in training and mentoring underrepresented student populations to the board.
Lindsey moved to Colorado in 2013 after working for the U.S. Army for several years. She is married to Erik Oleson, who is a professor at CU Denver as well. They live in Aurora and are the parents of two energetic children, including one 1st grader at HHA.