Vicky has a background working on refugee rights in Wales and internationally. During 8 years with Oxfam, Vicky developed anti-poverty programmes supporting refugee women and was an early contributor to both Cardiff and Swansea City of Sanctuary groups. She subsequently moved into international humanitarian work – in policy/advocacy roles for the Rohingya refugee response and the Syrian refugee crisis in Jordan, and then as a protection officer for the International Organisation for Migration in Afghanistan.

Vicky holds an LLM in International Criminal Justice & Armed Conflict, with a focus on International Refugee Law and currently works as a civil servant in education policy. She supports with fundraising and policy on the AJ board.