Emily joined Cancer Support Community in July 2013 as Coordinator, Special Events and Affiliate Relations. Emily was promoted to Manager, Special Events and Affiliate Relations in January 2015 and then transferred to the CSC Affiliate Relations department full-time in June 2015 as Manager, Affiliate Relations. Her primary responsibilities include managing the affiliate database and statistical programs, planning the annual Affiliate Leadership Conference, writing and distributing the bi-monthly affiliate newsletter and assisting with the Continuous Quality Improvement program for affiliates. Prior to joining the Cancer Support Community team, Emily helped organize large-scale events while interning at the Bethesda Urban Partnership and the Georgetown Business Improvement District. Emily graduated from the George Washington University in May 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in Communications and a minor in Exercise Science. She also studied abroad for a semester in Brisbane, Australia.