Neenah School District - Neenah, Wisconsin
BS in Government, Iowa State University, 1968
MS Government, Iowa State University, 1969
Lindgren taught in the Neenah, Wisconsin, School District for 29 years. She is a member of the Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies and served as a regional board member, Vice President, Program Chair for the annual state conference, President, and ex-Officio officer. She was the Congressional District coordinator for the Center for Civic Education's "We the People, The Citizen and the Constitution" program for elementary through high school classrooms setting up workshops for teachers.
Lindgren also participated in judging for state and national hearings at the high school level. She worked with the Close-Up Foundation and their Washington, D.C. program for high school students, and was head clerk for the annual state Close-Up student caucus. Lindgren established an endowed scholarship in the Political Science Department in 2011.