Lucy Sears, Public Justice’s Communications Associate, assists the Communications team with the organization’s messaging strategy, media outreach and other communications efforts. Lucy’s role particularly focuses on Public Justice’s digital communications, including website content, social media and digital collateral. Lucy joined Public Justice’s Washington, D.C. office in November 2020.
Lucy previously served as the Communications Coordinator for the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD), a national nonprofit that represents the nation’s locally-led conservation districts, who help their state’s farmers and landowners implement conservation and natural resource management programs on their land. During her time at NACD, Lucy supported communication and outreach efforts of several programs, including one that helped provide funding for developed or predominantly developing areas in need technical assistance to combat issues such as water quality, food desertification and wildlife habitat degradation. She also has a background in public relations and journalism, as well as graphic design and development.
A native of Bethesda, Md., Lucy graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2018 with Bachelors of Arts in English Literature and Communications.