About Facilities

Facilities provide services that enable the day to day running of buildings covering a diverse range of services all designed to deliver a safe, compliant, clean and efficient working environment with services that are flexible and adaptable to change.

Lucy Black, Head of Facilities and Student Accommodation

Lucy Black is the University of Plymouth’s Head of Facilities, working in the Estates and Facilities directorate. 

She is responsible for the provision of services to ensure the efficient operation of University’s buildings, including cleaning, security, access control, portering, post and waste management. 

Lucy has previously held similar roles in university, local authority, NHS and charity sectors.

Lucy holds a masters degree from the University of Manchester and is a Non-Executive Director of the British Institute of Facilities Management.