Emily is the Events and Conference Services Manager for WRI. She handles the logistics for institute-sponsored events and works with program staff to plan and execute events that drive change. She also manages WRI’s James A. Harmon Conference Center.

Prior to joining WRI, Emily worked in facilities and operations for the athletic department at American University. She assisted with large scale events such as concerts, comedy shows, lectures, career fairs, commencements, and all of AU’s home athletic competitions.

Emily holds a B.A. in International Studies and M.S. in Sustainability Management from American University.

Emily has lived her entire adult life in Washington, DC, and spent her formative years in Sasebo, Japan. She enjoys running, hiking, playing softball and volleyball, collecting maps, and watching sports and Jeopardy.