Emma grew up in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and received a bachelor’s degree in Politics with a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies from Sewanee, The University of the South. She worked as the Cultural Orientation Intern for Bridge Refugee Services in 2017, where she helped to integrate new refugees into the Knoxville community. Emma spent a semester studying politics and international relations in Chiang Mai, Thailand, where she also volunteered as an English instructor to Shan migrants from Myanmar. Emma has spent time living and working in Kampala, Uganda, serving as the Public Policy Intern for the Center for Domestic Violence Prevention (CEDOVIP) and conducting her undergraduate research on reproductive health policy in Uganda. As the Development and Outreach Manager, Emma works within NICE’s Development team with a focus on grant writing, fundraising and event planning.
Development & Outreach Manager