Recruiting exceptional leaders for mission-driven organizations.



Lindsay Gold


Lindsay recruits senior leaders for public and private higher education institutions, with a particular emphasis on assisting Hispanic-Serving Institutions. She has led searches for presidents, provosts, vice presidents, and deans, as well as numerous searches in student affairs, finance, enrollment management, and equity, diversity, and inclusion. She has also assisted with searches in the nonprofit sector outside of higher education. Lindsay brings a background in higher education recruiting and retention to her practice. Prior to joining Isaacson, Miller, she held positions in admissions and student services at the University of San Francisco; California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; and the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania. Lindsay has a master’s degree in higher education management and is deeply interested in how transformational leadership impacts an organization and has a ripple effect into the organization’s greater community. Lindsay holds a BA in Sociology from the University of California, San Diego, and an MSEd from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education.


San Francisco


  • BA, Sociology, University of California, San Diego
  • MSEd, Higher Education Management, University of Pennsylvania, School of Education