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Lindsey Knutson

Lindsey Knutson

Director, Leadership Programs
George W. Bush Institute

Lindsey Knutson is Director of Leadership Programs at the George W. Bush Institute. Before joining the Bush Institute, Knutson directed the global community investments portfolio for Hunt Consolidated, Inc.

Knutson served in the White House as Personal Aide and Special Assistant to the First Lady from 2003-2009. Prior to this capacity, she served in the White House Social Office. Before the White House, Knutson was on the staff of United States Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison.

Knutson graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political science from Texas Tech University and is a native of Texas.