Lucy, Interim Chair
“I am honoured to join the board of Upswing Aerial! Upswing brings together the two passions of my own career, circus and social change. I cannot wait to bring their fabulous inclusive shows to more audiences in the coming years. I know the challenges of the current time will spur the company to greater heights of creativity and I am excited to go on that journey with them. “
Lucy Morgan is the only solicitor in the UK who previously had an international career as a trapeze artist. She trained at L’Ecole Nationale de Cirque in Montreal where her coach was Victor Fomin. Lucy performed all over the world as an artist and later choreographer in circus, theatre, film, tv, events and private parties. When her second child was born with Downs Syndrome she founded and ran a charity called Downright Excellent providing educational therapies and support for children with Downs Syndrome. She is now Senior Solicitor at a large national charity where she specialises in data protection and commercial contracts particularly for media, fundraising and all things tech. She lives in London with her three children.