Lucy Muirhead is vice president of communications at The Century Foundation. She came to TCF from Sydney, Australia where she served as deputy chief of staff and communications director to the state Labor Party leader in New South Wales (NSW). Prior to that, she worked as a senior ministerial adviser in the NSW government and as a communications consultant and client manager for Essential Media Communications, where she coordinated national and state based campaigns on behalf of several trade unions and environment groups. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from the University of Technology Sydney.