Connie L. Lindsey is executive vice president and head of corporate social responsibility at Northern Trust, Chicago. She is responsible for the design and implementation of the global Corporate Social Responsibility, Community Development and Investments, and Global Diversity, Equity and Inclusion strategy for Northern Trust. Lindsey also provides oversight and leadership to the firm’s response to environmental matters as well as social issues.
Lindsey is the former national board president of Girl Scouts of the USA, the highest-ranking volunteer of this 2.5 million-member organization. She serves on several civic and charitable boards to include Leadership Greater Chicago (Board President and Fellow since 2001); McCormick Theological Seminary (Chair of the Board of Trustees); Obama Foundation Inclusion Council (Co-Chair); YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago; Global Reporting Initiative (GRI); and Executives’ Club of Chicago.