Meet the team

Supporting your creativity and innovation success is a team sport.

Lucidity works with a team of talented individuals with a wealth of experience and expertise in creativity, innovation and business development. We match your needs to our individuals ensuring you have the best fit of expertise, experience and personality for your project.

Lucy Gower

Lucy is founder and director at Lucidity. She is a coach, trainer and consultant specialising in giving people the confidence and tools to think creatively, develop ideas and make their innovations happen.

She is bestselling author of The Innovation Workout and a global speaker on innovation. Lucy is passionate about helping people unlock their creativity and making their ideas happen. She enjoys working on projects with the potential to make a positive impact on the world.

Connect with Lucy Gower on LinkedIn, or email lucy@lucidity.org.uk.

Lucy is a committed, pragmatic innovator and a lucid thinker. Her strengths are in combining that pragmatism, reliably and dependably, with the vision to make things happen, as a critical friend. She is uncompromising in her pursuit of the best possible outcome and has been a tremendous person to work with and get to know. She is also a fun collaborator - definitely someone to have on your team.

Anne McCrossan, Managing Partner, Visceral Business

Helen Carpenter

Helen is an experienced leader and strategic thinker having successfully developed, supported and managed both individuals and teams through times of significant change for the last 14 years.

As a qualified development coach, Helen specialises in leadership coaching, helping individuals with their challenges and next steps – within their current roles and beyond. In particular, Helen works with people to develop their emotional intelligence skills – vital for creating, and leading successful change.

Connect with Helen Carpenter on LinkedIn, or email helen@lucidity.org.uk.

I went to Helen with an idea that our sessions would help me grow in my job. She has given me tools and mechanisms to deal with difficult situations that I now use in many areas of my life.

Louise, former client

Ian Scott

Ian has a background in both anthropology and statistics. He’s spent years in senior roles with some of the largest market research companies, managing multi-million pound accounts, conducting specialist analytics and hands-on research.

Ian has built a global on-line purchasing behaviour segmentation, taken employee  data to develop meaningful/quantitative sentiment analysis, discussed voting habits with swing voters, interviewed sufferers of chronic arthritis about their condition,  and worked with digital agencies to enhance their culture.

Connect with Ian Scott on LinkedIn, or email ian@lucidity.org.uk.

Carla Miller

Carla’s background includes Director and CEO roles at a number of national charities, where she raised £20 million for good causes. She has also been Managing Director of a recruitment company and is the author of a book on leadership.

Since qualifying as a life coach and executive coach in 2008 she has been coaching leaders, facilitating team workshops and helping individuals to develop their careers. She enjoys helping clients to understand themselves and others better, uncover insights, discover useful tools and models and, of course, achieve impressive results.

Connect with Carla Miller on LinkedIn, or email carla@carlamiller.co.uk.

Carla helped me to see my core strengths, understand the value of my experience and insights. She helped me to push beyond my comfort zone, build my confidence and identify some of the obstacles that might be holding me back. Now, with Carla’s help, I’m all fired-up; I know where I want to be and how I am going to get there.

Founder, charity consultancy

Lucinda Shaw

Lucinda has held senior management roles in the voluntary sector, including Director of a start-up, for many years. Specialising in fundraising, and with a particular interest in effective management and team leadership, Lucinda now combines both by working as a consultant and coaching both individuals and groups. Lucinda is also a member of the Leadership Trust faculty, facilitating on their flagship course, Leadership in Management.

 

 

Connect with Lucinda Shaw on LinkedIn, or email lucinda@lucindashawcoaching.co.uk.

I was going to write today to thank you for everything. Working with you has been fantastic - yesterday was particularly powerful. As you know I came into you feeling a total mess and I actually feel like a different person today. I feel incredibly grateful to have had the opportunity to work with you. Thank you.

Coachee on an in-house coaching programme

Melanie Goodwin

Melanie is a specialist at making things happen. She has a breadth of skills and experience from architectural engineering for residential and commercial properties to a successful sales career in the world travel industry. She now expertly juggles her time as a freelance consulting structural engineer an executive assistant and a mum.

Connect with Melanie Goodwin on LinkedIn, or email melanie@lucidity.org.uk.

Kat Buckley

Kat is a social media manager and storyteller that loves all things to do with content. With a background working in startups and fundraising, she went freelance in 2017 and now works on a variety of projects. She loves nothing more than finding new ways to connect with people and driving measurable growth for projects she works on.

Connect with Kat Buckley on LinkedIn, or email kat@creativecontent.online.

Jemma Molloy

Jemma is an expert in public speaking, from audiences of thousands, conducting radio and TV interviews, to small groups. She is the President of a public speaking club in London, where people come to improve their public speaking and learn  in a friendly environment.

Jemma is an accredited career coach and works with clients to help them uncover their true purpose and supports them to work towards reaching their optimum career goals.

Connect with Jemma Molloy on LinkedIn, or email jemma@lucidity.org.uk.

Jemma’s workshop was a great introduction to public speaking and helped build my confidence when speaking. She gave us lots of practical tips and skills in a warm and friendly environment. I would definitely recommend Jemma to train my staff.

Paresha Raj, Director, Luminaire Arts

Joanna Lamb

Jo is an experienced copywriter, and has worked with clients in both the charity and corporate sectors; producing compelling prose to provoke action. An expert storyteller, Jo seeks to uncover the emotive core of a story, connect the reader with a problem and empower them to become part of the solution.

From blogs to fundraising campaigns, novels to marketing ads, Jo has added a fresh and meaningful touch to many projects.

Connect with Joanna Lamb on LinkedIn, or email joanna@lucidity.org.uk.

Jo has consistently used her flair and experience in copywriting to transform a simple brief into a great piece of engaging communication. She brings warmth, emotion and excellent storytelling to inspire and drive action, showing a genuine empathy and understanding of the organisation's audience and needs.

Gillian Claugher, Associate Director, Fundraising at Independent Age