Lucy Crompton-Reid is Chief Executive of Wikimedia UK – the national chapter for the global Wikimedia movement and projects, of which Wikipedia is the best known. Wikimedia UK works in partnership with organisations from the cultural and education sectors and beyond to unlock content, remove barriers to knowledge, develop new ways of engaging with the public and enable learners to benefit fully from the educational potential of the Wikimedia projects.
Lucy has worked in the cultural, voluntary and public sectors for over 20 years, with previous roles including Director of live literature organisation Apples and Snakes and Director of Creative Partnerships London West at Arts Council England. She is on the British Library Advisory Council and sits on the boards of The Audience Agency and Visible Theatre.
We’re please to have Lucy Compton-Reid in the panel of the CEPIC Cultural Heritage: Technology, Access and Value: balancing dissemination, protection and profitability in the Cultural Heritage sector on 6th July 2021.