Lucy Ashman

Director of Social Innovation
Teach For All
Lucy is the Director of Social Innovation at Teach For All, currently based in London, UK. She leads the strategy to inspire, incubate and accelerate the pipeline of social entrepreneurs and innovations emerging from the global Teach For All alumni community, which are focused on improving education, support and opportunities for children around the world so that they can shape a better future for themselves and all of us.

Prior to this role, she was a founding member of the Teach First Innovation Unit where she was in charge of designing and delivering the strategy to inspire new innovations and to support early-stage, alumni led innovations develop into sustainable, impactful social enterprises.

She is a Policy Fellow at the Department for Education in England and a Teach First UK alumna. She taught secondary politics and humanities in a secondary school in Birmingham, UK.