Emily is a Project Coordinator for the Center for Race and Public Education in the South (CRPES). She has a B.B.A in Marketing from Campbell University, and is currently pursuing a M.Ed. in Student Affairs Practice in Higher Education at UVA. Emily has years of experience in project dissemination and event coordination and management. She is interested in applying her acquired skills, her knowledge in marketing, and what she is learning in the M.Ed. program to the field of Higher Education. Prior to joining the School of Eduaction and Human Development, she spent time working at Gaston College - a North Carolina community college.