Born in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Lindsay Miles earned a bachelor’s in business administration from Mississippi University for Women in 2011. After graduation, she moved to College Station, Texas, where she worked in the Colleges of Engineering and Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University. During her time at Texas A&M, she served in many marketing and communications roles—all aimed at building relationships with constituents. Her notable projects at Texas A&M include serving as a project lead for the university’s inaugural participation in SXSW, redesigning the College of Liberal Arts’ website, and working with retired-NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon to promote hands-on learning experiences for students. She moved to Atlanta and began working for the division of Advancement and Alumni Engagement at Emory University in May 2017. She currently serves as the senior director of marketing and digital strategy where she manages a team of talented individuals who inspire her every day.