Emily joined the GTT Board of Directors in September 2011 as chair of the Programs Committee and served as Vice President prior to her appointment as president in October 2013. She served as President until October 2016. She is now the Development Committee Chair.
Emily is a state and federal criminal defense and civil rights attorney. She is a member of the board of directors of the Criminal Defense Bar Association of San Diego and a member of the San Diego Civil Rights Working Group.