Lucy joined INQUEST in March 2017. Formerly a journalist, 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. After gaining relevant experience as policy officer at HM Inspectorate of Prisons and co-ordination assistant of the UK National Preventive Mechanism, Lucy came to INQUEST as policy and communications officer and in January 2020 became the senior policy and communications officer.