CRD Associates is pleased to announce that Lindsey Trischler has been promoted to Senior Policy Associate. Lindsey joined the firm September 2016 and her work has been focused on policy related to personalized medicine and genetics, as well as patient advocacy.
In her new role, Lindsey’s responsibilities will include: helping implement clients’ lobbying strategies, facilitating relationships between clients and like-minded stakeholders, tracking and identifying emerging policy issues of importance to client interests, and organizing congressional briefings and policy symposiums.
Prior to joining CRD Associates, Lindsey was an Advocacy Associate at the International Myeloma Foundation where she was responsible for expanding the IMF’s state and federal policy initiatives. She focused on the promotion of funding for medical research and innovation, equality in access to treatments and the expansion of access to unapproved therapies and treatments for patients with multiple myeloma. Additionally, Lindsey helped lead two coalitions comprised of over 20 patient, provider and industry organizations working at the state and federal levels to pass oral parity legislation. She also led a national network of advocates that she trained to help the IMF carry out its policy priorities.
Lindsey previously completed a policy fellowship at CRD Associates in 2015 and is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a Public Relations Certificate.