Emma joined the Center in 2018. As a member of the Government Funding Unit, Emma provides the team with high level support in order to increase visibility, influence and income with government and multi-lateral organizations.
Before joining the Center, Emma was a Family Planning Data Intern with the Global Health Fellows Program in the Office of Population and Reproductive Health at USAID. Prior to her time at USAID, Emma was part of the business development team in the London offices of Abt Associates, a leading global private sector firm in research and large-scale program implementation worldwide. She also has experience in sexual and reproductive health and rights policy and advocacy at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and public health research at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH.
Emma received a MSc in Demography and Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and a BSc in Economics and Finance from Centre College in Danville, KY. In 2019, Emma was selected as one of the 25 young leaders with SheDecides – the “Generation of Change” – to celebrate and propel the vision set out at ICPD 25 years ago.