Lindsay Knaus has spent most her life in the North Sound Region, in Island and Whatcom counties. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Human Services from Western Washington University prior to earning a Master’s in Social Work (MSW) and Master of Public Administration (MPA). She brings eight years of experience working in both direct and indirect patient care settings. She has provided direct patient care as a medical social worker in the hospital system and more recently, served as project manager overseeing contracting, procurement, and behavioral health integration efforts in primary care. She brings experience in care coordination, rural health transportation, program design, and health information technology compliance.