Lucy is the Director of Basketball at Cardiff Met and a Senior Lecturer in Performance Sport. Lucy joined the School in 1999 as a Graduate Researcher and has since made a significant contribution to performance sport, coach education and curriculum development for basketball, both within the University and nationally.
She founded and continues to lead the Cardiff Met Archers Basketball Club and Junior Academy which is now an internationally renowned club attracting students, players and staff from all over the world, and is one of the highest profile sports within the University. It boasts one of the top UK Women's teams, including Olympic players and staff, whilst also pursuing a strong developmental strand providing experiential learning and employability skills for students, and engaging with the local community.
A former International player herself, Lucy has combined and complemented her role at Cardiff Met with a number of other leading roles within Coach Education and Performance Sport, including Team Manager for Great Britain Women's Basketball Team (including Team GB at London 2012), Coaching Manager and Performance Director for Basketball Wales, Board Member for Basketball Wales and the first female Board Member for British Basketball.