A native to Southern California, Lucy was born into a family of 7 with three older brothers and one younger sister. She has experienced several years of her life in addiction, loss and recovery with herself, family, and many close friends. Having personal background with addiction and a total of 4 years experience in working with adults with mental health needs. Lucy joined Northbound in February 2015 and has found success and personal reward in helping individuals in this field. Lucy has maintained her Crisis Prevention Intervention certification and licensure as a Vocational Nurse for six years. As she continues to pursue her nursing career, Lucy takes time to enjoy life hiking, camping, taking in California beaches, live music and spending time with family and friends. She takes pride in the small differences she makes in the lives that come through Northbound.