Emily is an 11-year non-profit professional with a passion for service and a successful track record of managing volunteers, developing strategies and working alongside individuals and corporations to strategically conceive of and achieve their goals in philanthropic service. Prior to joining the Red Cross in 2014, Emily worked in fundraising positions at such institutions as the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Celebrity Series of Boston and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. At the American Red Cross, Emily first oversaw the Tiffany Circle which under her guidance saw 33% growth to become the largest chapter in the nation. Emily is humbled to have worked alongside generous philanthropic partners on several impactful donor-funded endeavors, including the establishment of the music therapy program at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.
Emily believes strongly in giving back in her free time as well by serving on several boards and steering committees throughout Miami, including Ellevate Miami and Nu-Deco Ensemble. She graduated summa cum laude from Boston University with a degree in vocal performance where she participated in the elite Trustee Scholar program, a full, four-year merit-based scholarship. She currently resides with her dogs Lincoln and Guapo and cat Rosie in Miami Shores.