Emily is a Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of the Environment. Prior to Yale, she was a policy associate at Smart Growth America in Washington, DC, where she advocated for more sustainable and equitable federal transportation policy on Capitol Hill. Previously, Emily was at World Resources Institute as part of their Climate program. She received her B.A. in political science and environmental studies from Skidmore College. In her free time, Emily enjoys biking, having completed a cross-country bike trip from Washington to Maine.