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Dr. Lindsey Pointer

Dr. Lindsey Pointer

Assistant Director, National Center on Restorative Justice
Center for Justice Reform

PhD, Restorative Justice, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

BA, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Lindsey Pointer


Lindsey Pointer is the Assistant Director of the National Center on Restorative Justice at Vermont Law School. She has a PhD in Restorative Justice from Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand and is a former Fulbright Fellow and Rotary Global Grant recipient.


Lindsey has worked as a restorative justice facilitator, community program manager, educator, and researcher. She has published multiple peer-reviewed articles as well as two books on restorative justice: The Little Book of Restorative Teaching Tools (Good Books, 2020) and The Restorative Justice Ritual (Routledge, forthcoming 2021).