Lucy Jones is an Innovator-in-Residence at XRC Labs. She is a designer residing in NYC with a focus on universal design. Jones, originally from Wales, moved to New York after accepting a place to study Fashion Design at Parsons, New York. Her award-winning collection “Seated Design” granted her Parsons Womenswear Designer of the year 2015 as well as the Kering ‘Empowering Imagination’ 4.0 award and Forbes 30 Under 30 Class of 2016. More recently Jones completed a year-long ‘Social Innovator’ residency at Eileen Fisher in partnership with the CFDA. Jones’ specialty lies in designing for those with disabilities and is passionate about creating a more inclusive design landscape.