Emily joined the Inspire team in April 2019 as an account manager after moving back to her home state of Ohio from the Windy City. She brings to Inspire four years of experience working in communications, and specializes in media relations, story-telling, content development and corporate communications.
Prior to Inspire, Emily worked for a public affairs firm based in Chicago, where she supported various public relations efforts for clients spanning a wide range of industries, including: healthcare, education, energy, transportation, workforce development and venture philanthropy. Right out of college, Emily worked in Dallas, Texas, at a boutique consulting firm where she managed communications for clients in the legal, energy and transportation sectors.
Emily grew up in Dover, Ohio, and received her bachelor’s degree in journalism and strategic communications from Miami University. Outside the office, Emily enjoys yoga, cooking and exploring new restaurants in the Columbus area.
What Inspires Me?
Being outdoors and particularly, the sight of mountains. I’m always reminded of how small I am, and somehow that energizes me to continue climbing at my own pace (metaphorically speaking).