Lindsey Walter

Third Way

Lindsey is Deputy Director of Third Way's Climate and Energy Program


Lindsey is the Deputy Director of Third Way’s Climate and Energy Program. She manages their climate policy portfolio, developing and advocating for sector-specific standards, incentives, and investments in innovation and infrastructure to reach net-zero emissions. Prior to Third Way, Lindsey worked at the Center on Global Energy Policy researching the geopolitics of clean energy. She also led a project for the New York City Mayor’s Office analyzing the impact of NYC’s climate policies on the energy cost burden for different demographics.

Lindsey began her career in climate science and policy working at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory writing grants and contributing to scientific write-ups for Lamont’s Polar Explorer App. Lindsey earned her MPA in Environmental Science and Policy and her BA in Sustainable Development from Columbia University. She was a Fulbright Research Scholar at the Heidelberg Center for the Environment in Germany.