Libby started at Coventry University in 2011 undertaking her undergraduate degree in Event Management, graduating with a 1st class BA (Hons) in 2014. After this she continued onto an MSc Event Management graduating with Distinction in 2015. During her time at Coventry Libby participated in voluntary work opportunities within Event Management including working at conferences around the globe. During her second year, Libby was the Event Manager for Cultural Mundi, a company on the university campus running multi-cultural events. After gaining some experience within industry Libby decided to further her research at Masters Level on Mega Event Legacy into a PhD.