Lindsey Navarro

2017 Fellow

Lindsey Navarro serves as Senior Business Development Officer with LiftFund, formerly known as Accion Louisiana.  She served previously as the Director of Business Support for the Delta Region where she specialized in developing, coordinating and implementing educational workshops for LiftFund throughout Louisiana, Arkansas, Tennessee and the Delta States. She has helped to deploy more than $1,000,000 in microloans to Latino entrepreneurs and provided one-on-one technical assistance to more than 300 entrepreneurs across Louisiana, Arkansas, Alabama, and Tennessee.

Ms.  Navarro holds an MBA from Loyola University of New Orleans and bachelors in Criminal Justice from St. Peters University. She serves as a board member for the Committee for a Better New Orleans. She was honored in 2014 by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Louisiana as the recipient of the Excelencia Award for Community Service – Business.