Cheri Lindsay started as the Head Volleyball Coach at Bethany College in December 2014. She came to Bethany from Tiffin University in Tiffin, Ohio. She was an Assistant Coach at Tiffin since the start of 2012. While there she was also the Head Coach for the Black Swamp Volleyball Club Team. She was the head coach of the 15 American team in 2012-2013 and then transitioned to the 17 American team in 2013-2014.
Lindsay was involved in more than just volleyball at Tiffin University. She also worked as an advisor in the Student African American Sisterhood of Excellence. While in the SAASE Lindsay was able to help promote higher graduation rates amongst African American female students.
Before her time at Tiffin, Lindsay was a student athlete and then a student assistant at Prairie View A&M University in Prairie View, Texas. As an athlete Lindsay was an All-Conference SWAC player. After her playing was completed, she became a student coach where she learned different coaching techniques and the behind the scenes of coaching.
Lindsay holds a Bachelor of Arts in communication studies with a minor in Psychology from Prairie View A&M University. She received her Masters of Business Administration from Tiffin University in 2013, and has since started her Masters of Educational Administration.