Lucia is the Global Editorial Director and Deputy Publisher of McKinsey global publishing, a team of more than 100 editors, visual storytellers, multimedia producers, and audience development experts spanning locations worldwide. She attended Columbia University and after a brief post-collegiate in her native Massachusetts returned to pursue a master’s in cinema studies from New York University. For nearly the last two decades at McKinsey, Lucia has led the full complement of the firm’s research-driven publishing including McKinsey’s multi-award-winning response to the COVID-19 pandemic thousands of articles, interviews, videos, interactives, and data visualizations that have attracted millions of readers. Lucia also co-hosts the firm’s flagship audio franchise the McKinsey Podcast and launched and co-moderates its largest public-facing webinar series, McKinsey Live.