The Heritage Foundation
Lindsey Burke researches and writes on federal and state education issues as the Will Skillman Fellow in Education Policy at The Heritage Foundation. Burke devotes her time and research to two critical areas of education policy: reducing federal intervention in education and empowering families with education choice.
Burke’s commentary, research, and op-eds have appeared in various newspapers and magazines and she has spoken on education reform issues across the country and internationally, and has appeared on numerous radio and television shows. She has published evaluations of school choice programs and options for public policy foundations such as the Virginia Institute for Public Policy and the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice.
Burke holds a bachelor’s degree in politics from Hollins University in Roanoke, Va., and a master of teaching degree in foreign language education from the University of Virginia. She is currently enrolled in a doctoral program in education policy at George Mason University.