Lucy has been involved in the non-profit management field for thirty-five years. She has been a grassroots organizer for an Arson Awareness Program, a director of the NYS AFL-CIO political education committee, Executive Director of a major Western New York cultural organization and worked in the community development arena in both Buffalo, NY and Baltimore MD. As the first full-time executive director of the Buffalo Friends of Olmsted Parks, Lucy was instrumental in the creation of the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy and served as its founding Executive Director. As a native of Rochester, NY, Lucy grew up hearing her mother's stories of playing in the Children's Pavilion in Highland Park. In February 2017, Lucy returned to Rochester and is the Director of Corporate Development and Communications at PathStone.