Lucy has worked with INQUEST since 2017 in roles across communications, media and policy. With a background in journalism, she 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, and freelance communications and campaigns consultant, supporting small and grassroots organisations to push for social justice and change.