Lindsay has led the strategic development of the University of Salford Art Collection since 2013, brokering key partnerships with artists and arts organisations across the UK and internationally. She is passionate about supporting artists, pioneering a collecting policy based on co-commissioning new work in 3 strands: Chinese Contemporary Art, About the
Digital and From the North. She also established a Graduate Scholarship Programme in 2014 with Castlefield Gallery and studio partners in Salford. She has co-commissioned new
work by numerous artists from the UK and internationally and continues to contribute to national debate about developing contemporary collections.
Lindsay is Chair of Redeye the Photography Network, a trustee of the Peter Scott Gallery Trust at Lancaster University and on the advisory board for the Grundy Art Gallery in Blackpool. Previously she held positions at the Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, Tate Liverpool, and The Walker.