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Lindsey Marchessault

Open Contracting Partnership
Director of Data and Engagement
Lindsey is OCP’s Director for Data and Engagement. As part of the senior management team, she helps to direct OCP’s strategy and organizational stewardship. Lindsey leads OCP’s engagement with country implementers and international institutions, oversees our technical assistance to partners, and manages our data team. She also oversees OCP's research & guidance portfolio and is responsible for the Open Contracting Data Standard (OCDS) and its related tools. In her work, Lindsey advises on legal and policy reform to implement open contracting and supports the co-creation of tools, methodologies, and feedback loops to ensure that open contracting delivers impact.