Connie L. Lindsey is Executive Vice President and Head of Corporate Social Responsibility and Global Diversity & Inclusion at Northern Trust, Chicago. She is responsible for the design and implementation of the global Corporate Social Responsibility and Global Diversity and Inclusion strategy for Northern Trust. She also provides oversight and leadership to the firm’s response to environmental matters as well as social issues. Prior to becoming the Head of CSR, Ms. Lindsey led the client servicing teams in the Public Entities and Institutions segment in the Corporate & Institutional Services business, serving public fund and not-for-profit clients.
Ms. Lindsey has held a number of leadership roles at the firm, including Deputy Business Head in Operations and Technology, Group Head in Northern Trust’s Wealth Management business, and Manager in Treasury Management Consulting and Product Management. Ms. Lindsey is the immediate past National Board President of Girl Scouts of the USA, the highest-ranking volunteer of this 2.7 million-member organization. Ms. Lindsey is a member of the ASEC Sustainability Assurance and Advisory Task Force, Economic Club of Chicago, Executive Leadership Council, and Vision 2020’s Leadership Circle.
She also serves on the Executives’ Club of Chicago; Friends of Prentice Board at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Vice President, Philanthropy Co-Chair); Leadership Greater Chicago (Fellow); Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; McCormick Theological Seminary (Trustee); Metropolitan Club; Obama Foundation Inclusion Council (Co-Chair); YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago.