After working in the education, non-governmental and research sectors, Emily joined Rockstart as a Marketing and Communications Trainee. She has worked as a university lecturer and a researcher for a variety of projects, including an NWO-funded study aimed at improving e-health technology for speech and hearing clinics. At Rockstart, she assists with the overall planning and execution of marketing and communication tasks.
She holds a BA in Spanish and Latin American Literatures and Cultures with a minor in Russian & Slavic Studies from New York University (summa cum laude), and a Research MA in Linguistics from Leiden University (cum laude). She is currently enrolled in the bachelor program of the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam, where she follows courses in fine arts and design.