Lucy Beattie

UCT Director

UCT Director since November 2014

Lucy was brought up at Leckmelm Estate. After various cooking and farm jobs at home and away she graduated in Rural Enterprise and Land Management from Harper Adams University College and qualified as a Rural Chartered surveyor whilst working at the Lake Vyrnwy Estate in Wales‎ for Severn Trent Water. For the last 14 years she has managed Leckmelm: the farm, forest and housing as well as being involved in various community projects in a voluntary capacity: Gaelic Toddler Group, IVS Scotland and UTBA. She also works part time as a consultant with the Scottish Crofting Federation and is a part time lecturer with West Highland College.