Dr. Lucy Cummings

Dr. Lucy Cummings

Appointed to the Green Communities Canada Board of Directors, 2016.


Lucy Cummings is the Executive Director of Faith & the Common Good, where she helps Canada’s diverse faith communities contribute to greener, healthier, more resilient neighborhoods.

Previously, she taught global sustainability politics at the University of Hong Kong and chaired the UK affiliate of Seacology, a charity devoted to community-based island biodiversity protection.

A proud new Canadian, she grew up in the United States and spent much of her professional life in greater China.  She earned her BA in economics (University of Va), an MA in religious ethics (Yale), and a PhD in global politics (Johns Hopkins University).