Emily is a recent graduate from Temple University where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Throughout college, Emily volunteered in an orphanage in Cuenca, Ecuador, has helped students in after-school programs, and worked at a Temple University STEM summer camp with the Caring People Alliance of West Philadelphia.
Emily began working with Girls Inc. as an intern in the summer of 2016 and became a part-time staff member in 2017. She specializes in Early Grade Literacy and Leadership and works with elementary school girls across Philadelphia to strengthen their literacy abilities and find joy in reading. She works with middle and high school girls to help them use their leadership skills and increase their interest in attending college.
Emily is passionate about working with children and providing girls with equitable educational opportunities through hands-on learning experiences, and inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold.