Lucy is a freelance communications and campaigns consultant, supporting small and grassroots organisations to push for social justice and change. She has worked with INQUEST since 2017 in various roles across communications, media and policy. With a background in journalism, Lucy has a degree in Sociology and Politics and was an editor and organiser at STRIKE! Magazine. It was through a 2014 STRIKE! campaign on policing that Lucy came across INQUEST. She previously worked as a policy officer at HM Inspectorate of Prisons and assisted in the co-ordination of the UK National Preventive Mechanism. She is also a trustee of the Independent Custody Visiting Association.