Veteran political strategist Lindsey Reynolds is known in political circles for her shrewd judgment and ability to get things done. Prior to being named Senior Partner, Reynolds joined GQR as Chief Operating & Financial Officer in 2017, bringing 20 years of political and campaign management experience at the national, state, and local level.
Working with the 2020 Biden for President Campaign, the Democratic National Committee, and state parties, Reynolds helped execute a successful strategy for the Biden Victory Fund (BVF), the joint fundraising effort to support the Biden-Harris ticket and Democrats across the country, up and down the ballot.
In 2018, Reynolds played a lead role in working with state parties and stakeholders to build the Democratic Data Exchange, a world-class data operation.
Before joining GQR, Reynolds was the COO at the Democratic National Committee, where she was responsible for overseeing day-to-day functions and worked with the CEO to execute the long-term strategy of the Party. Previously, Reynolds served as Director of the Office of the Secretary.
As Executive Director of Democrats Abroad, the official arm of the Democratic Party for Americans living outside of the United States, she oversaw operations for the global organization and managed the worldwide Get Out the Vote (GOTV) efforts. Notably, Reynolds ran the first international coordinated campaign effort in 2008.
Reynolds served as the Executive Director of the Virginia State Democratic Party. While there, she oversaw the development of one of the largest centralized voter file systems in the country; increased participation and revenue by 78% in four years; and developed one of the largest state party candidate and party ID collections in the U.S.
Early in her career, she served as Director of Finance for the Virginia Joint Democratic Caucus. She was a legislative-aid to State Senator Stanley Walker (D-VA) and Deputy Campaign Manager for his reelection campaign.
Reynolds grew up in Virginia and holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Virginia Wesleyan University. She lives with her husband and son in Shady Side, MD, where they enjoy the Chesapeake Bay and traveling.