MurrayBlackburnMackenzie is a policy analysis collective, made up of Dr Kath Murray, Lucy Hunter Blackburn and Lisa Mackenzie.

Dr Murray is a Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. Her research background is in criminal justice and policing.

Lucy Hunter Blackburn is currently a PhD student at the University of Edinburgh, specialising in student funding. She was previously a senior civil servant in the Scottish Government.

Lisa Mackenzie is an independent policy analyst and former UK Government civil servant.

We are Edinburgh based, and work in both a voluntary and commissioned capacity.