Lindsay Farrell is the State Director at Connecticut Working Families, where she leads the organization’s growth and strategy on issue and electoral campaigns. Prior to becoming the State Director, Lindsay was the organization’s Political and Legislative director. In that capacity, she led the coalition building and direct lobbying efforts to support the passage of Connecticut’s first-in-the-nation paid sick days bill. Prior to coming to Connecticut, Lindsay designed and implemented field organizing plans for several successful New York State Senate races. Before that Lindsay worked as a Canvass Director at the New York Working Families Party, helming one of the nation’s most respected year-round grassroots field operations. Lindsay graduated in 2003 from Vassar College with a degree in Political Science and Studio Art.