Lucy O’Brien is Senior Account Supervisor and Administrative Director at PRCG | Haggerty, with a diverse background in writing, editing and public relations, as well as crisis and litigation communications. Lucy believes strongly in the power of strategic messaging and effective positioning, and has worked closely with law firms, biotechnology companies, financial firms and nonprofits on a variety of assignments. She worked closely on communications elements of one of the largest environmental tort claims in history: the landmark lawsuit against the United Nations on behalf of victims of the Haitian cholera disaster.
Lucy graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Art History and French Language and Literature from Fordham University, where she was a member of the Alpha Sigma Nu and Phi Beta Kappa Honors Societies. She also received Highest Honors for her thesis, presented in French, on violence against women as presented in a popular Haitian novel. While completing her degree, Lucy worked with a cosmetic innovation consulting company in Nanterre, France.