About

Lucy Chumbley, writer and editor

 
Lucy is a journalist, editor and communications professional with a special interest in the Middle East, interfaith and cross-cultural issues. She grew up in Jerusalem, lived and worked in London and is now based in Washington, D.C.

She serves as an editor for two news websites focused on the Middle East, and previously worked on a website covering the Horn of Africa. For nine years prior, she edited Washington Window, the newspaper of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington, and before that served variously as features editor and bureau chief at four daily newspapers in Virginia.

Her work has appeared in numerous print and online publications, including the Christian Science Monitor, Common Ground News Service, Lebanon’s Daily Star, IslamiCity, New Age Islam, ArabNews.com and the Matador Network.