Lucy is an architect with 35 years of professional experience and has particular expertise in sustainable building practices.
For five years Lucy worked as a Product Specialist and Seminar Coordinator at the UK’s first Ecological Building Centre, researching the environmental impact of building materials and systems and creating seminars for construction professionals.
Lucy created The Green Register in 2000, now a nation-wide networking and educational not-for-profit organisation promoting sustainable building practices to all disciplines of the construction industry.
In 1999, Lucy started her own sustainable architecture practice, archipeleco, designing buildings that have a low impact on the environment.
In 2005, Paul McWilliams joined archipeleco and Lucy and Paul then started a new company: develeco limited that transforms derelict properties into sustainable, beautiful and affordable buildings fit for 21st century living.
Lucy is an RIBA member, was nominated as an Earth Champion in 2015 and is on the panel of the Bristol Urban Design Forum.