Lindsay Owens

Lindsay Owens, PhD is a fellow at the Great Democracy Initiative where her writing and research centers on a progressive economic agenda for housing, climate, labor, and healthcare.  She previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff and Legislative Director to Representatives Pramila Jayapal and Keith Ellison and as Senior Economic Policy Advisor to Senator Elizabeth Warren. She holds a Ph.D. in sociology from Stanford University. Her award-winning dissertation research on the economic consequences of the Great Recession has appeared in leading social science journals and popular outlets.