People

Lucy Winskell OBE

Board Member
Occupation: Pro Vice-Chancellor for Business and Engagement, Northumbria University
Lucy leads the development of Northumbria University’s relationships with public bodies and its contribution to regional economic, cultural and social development. She is currently seconded as Pro Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Business and Law. Previously a litigation lawyer, Lucy has held a number of non-executive roles regionally, nationally and internationally. She is Chairman of the North East England Chamber of Commerce and sits on the Board of the British Chamber of Commerce.  She is also a trustee of Live Theatre and Centre for Life and was High Sheriff of Tyne and Wear in 2015-16.