Sister Mary Ellen Lacy, D.C. currently works as an attorney for impoverished people in East St Louis, Illinois. Her main focus of practice is Public Housing and education law. She was a lobbyist for NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby in Washington, DC. Sister Mary Ellen continues to publicly advocate for social justice in the areas of Healthcare and Immigration legal reforms. She has provided Public Benefits and Immigration legal representation to impoverished persons and immigrants in Alabama and New York. She is also a registered nurse and nursing home administrator. Sister Lacy currently resides in St. Louis, MO.