Lindsey Bark grew up and resides in the Tagg Flats community in Delaware County. She graduated magna cum laude from Northeastern State University in 2012 with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication, emphasizing in journalism.
She started working for the Cherokee Phoenix in 2016. Working for the Cherokee Phoenix, Lindsey hopes to gain as much knowledge as she can about the Cherokee culture and people. She is a full-blood Cherokee and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation.
She is a member of the Native American Journalists Association and has won three awards for the Giduwa Cherokee News and one award for the Cherokee Phoenix.