Senior Fellow for Postsecondary Education at the National Skills Coalition, Washington, D.C.
Lindsey Reichlin Cruse is a Senior Fellow for Postsecondary Education at the National Skills Coalition. At the Coalition, she has a particular focus on postsecondary education for adults with low incomes, as well as wraparound support for postsecondary students. Cruse has worked for nearly a decade to bring attention to the importance of the interrelated factors which structure inclusivity and equity in education. Cruse has authored publications that convey original research to policymakers, and she has received mentions in national media, including The Washington Post, NPR, and PBS Newshour. Cruse holds a master’s degree from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.