PhD, Social Work, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cohort Five Fellow


Academic Mentor
Marah Curtis
School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Policy Mentor
Wendy Henderson
Office of Youth Services, Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Current Institutional Affiliation
Council for Large Public Housing Authorities: Senior Research & Policy Analyst

Areas of Expertise

Homeless Families and Young People, Economic Supports for Families, Regression Modeling


Emily is a Senior Research & Policy Analyst at the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities, where she works with PHAs across the country on their voucher and public housing programs. Her primary area of research is on the impacts of unaffordable and insecure housing on family well-being and how federal rental assistance programs can support the stability of low-income families.