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Executive Director

Lindsey Harmon joins Planned Parenthood after a career in broadband development and public policy for the state of Nevada. She is a highly effective strategic planner, skilled at garnering public funding and private resources for large projects and grassroots-driven solutions. Ms. Harmon is a dedicated policy expert with experience in sectors including health care, public safety, education, and economic growth.

In her previous role, Lindsey was responsible for the creation and implementation of 14 rural technology plans for Nevada. These plans led to the development of a key strategic broadband policy guide, The Nevada State Broadband Action Plan. With leadership from Ms. Harmon and the Nevada Broadband Task Force, this plan created the Office of Science Innovation Technology, secured funding for wide area network (WAN) education grants, created a state conduit trading policy, and influenced a dedicated network of telecommunications providers.

In her role as executive director of Planned Parenthood Votes Nevada, Lindsey has taken her non-profit management skills and experience in government and combined it with a passion for women’s rights.

Some of her professional accomplishments include:

  • National Representative of Rural Health Care as a presenter for the Schools, Health, and Libraries Broadband Coalition Conference in Washington D.C. in May 2014. Presentation Entitled: It Takes a Mobile Village to Raise a Mobile Child: Developing Mobile Learning across the Community

  • Named to the Nevada Health Information Exchange Board by Governor Brian Sandoval on September 2012 (thru February 2014).

  • Awarded the Reno Tahoe Young Professionals Top Twenty Under 40 in 2017.

The Board

The PPVNV Board is made up of between seven and eleven embers. Four affiliate representative directors and between two and six individual directors. 

Current Members Include:

  • Vicki Cowart, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains

  • Stacy Cross, CEO of Planned Parenthood Mar Monte

  • Sarah Nanista Taylor, Vice President of Public Affairs of Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains

  • Liz Figueroa, Vice President of External Affairs for Planned Parenthood Mar Monte

  • Michael Hackett, Board Chair and Principal of Alrus Consulting

  • Sue Wagner, Former Lieutenant Governor