With great sadness, the George W. Bush Institute announced the passing of longtime friend and colleague Lindsay Lloyd. Lindsay, who had been with the Bush Institute for more than a decade, died Monday, Aug. 1, 2022 in Dallas.
Lindsay Lloyd served as Senior Advisor, Freedom and Democracy at the George W. Bush Institute. He previously served as Director of the Human Freedom Initiative at the Bush Institute, where he led original research and programmatic efforts to advance freedom and democracy in the world.
Prior to joining the Bush Institute, Mr. Lloyd served for 16 years at the International Republican Institute (IRI), most recently as senior advisor for policy. Previously, he was IRI’s regional director for Europe and co-director of the regional program for Central and Eastern Europe, which was based in Slovakia. At IRI, Mr. Lloyd worked with candidates, elected officials, political parties, and civil society activists to develop lasting democratic institutions.
Before joining IRI, Mr. Lloyd worked for several members and the leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives, as political director for a political action committee, and for Jack Kemp’s 1988 presidential campaign. He graduated from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.