In her role as Executive Director of Foundation Relations, Lindley Huey leads a team of 13 focused on developing and managing relationships with a broad range of foundations, including private, corporate, international, and family foundations. She brings to the role over 18 years of experience at MIT, first in the Office of Corporate Relations, and since 2002 in the Office of Foundation Relations. Lindley became director of OFR in 2010, and since then has led the effort to define strategy for securing foundation support for major institute and school priorities and faculty projects, working closely with senior officers, deans, and faculty. Prior to coming to MIT, she worked as an attorney, first at a non-profit agency in New York City, and then at a general practice law firm in New Hampshire. She also spent a year working in a start-up in the Boston area. Lindley received a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Wesleyan University and earned her J.D. from Fordham Law School.
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