Emily has worked in the non-profit sector for her entire career, in many different capacities. At different organizations she has acted as line staff, administrative staff, consultant, board member, volunteer, fundraiser, and funder. As a result she has seen how non-profits work (or don’t!) from many different perspectives.
Emily has been an SVP Seattle partner for almost 10 years, and helped to design the original SVP volunteer model for the first investees. Since then she has volunteered in many roles for SVP including the grant committee, advocacy policy committee, Lead Partner for Rainier Scholars, and the Portfolio Grant Committee, where she served as its Chair.
Emily is a graduate of Harvard College and has a Masters in Public Health from UW.