Lucy is a 2012 graduate of BUSPH and worked with Prof. Declercq as a HRSA Fellow for the 2010-2011 academic year. Currently, Lucy is the Associate Director of Communications at Community Catalyst, a health care advocacy nonprofit. Lucy provides strategic communications support to state advocates and federal partners across a range of Community Catalyst projects. Prior to joining Community Catalyst, Lucy worked for Spitfire Strategies, a communications firm that works with non-profits and foundations committed to social change. Before Spitfire, Lucy worked for former U.S. Senator Christopher Dodd in his office and on his campaign for the 2008 Democratic Presidential nomination. Lucy holds a bachelor’s degree from Williams College and a master’s in public health in Maternal and Child Health from the Boston University School of Public Health. Working closely with Gene Declercq, Lucy did much of the initial work to design and launch the Birth by the Numbers website.