Lucy is a Certified Public Accountant, and most of her career has been working in healthcare finance. She currently owns her own public accounting firm and is a consultant for many healthcare clinics that take care of the under-served. Lucy was born in Portugal; at a young age, her family moved to South Africa, where she grew up. As a high school student, she came to the United States as an exchange student. She is married to her college sweetheart, Jeff. Lucy has a heart for serving others and has been on the board of directors for Love In The Name of Christ, served on a short-term trip with Students International, and taught English in China.