Emily is a long-time advocate for women, girls, and trans folks and a firm believer in the transformative power and collective wisdom of community. Originally from the Midwest, Emily has a background in policy and communication and a history of organizing within the higher education system and at the local level. For the past several years, they have been in Sacramento, advocating for policies that recognize our shared humanity and bring greater support to those who have been most harmed by the many systems that perpetuate suffering.
Emily is part of the Sister Warriors policy team, encouraging community members to participate in the political process and advocating for legislation that will bring us all one step closer to freedom. They are also helping to lead the expansion of Sister Warriors' participatory defense work to support and empower folks navigating California's court systems.