Emma has lived in the Pittsburgh region for just over two years. She recently made the commitment to stay in Pittsburgh after completing her Master in Public Administration degree at the University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA). During her time as GSPIA, Emma found a sense of community in the region that she has never felt before. As a new Pittsburgh resident and an advocate for the diversity and inclusion, Emma finds the Next Generation Council to be an ideal way to remain active in her community and focus on improving racial equity and generational inclusion. Emma has join the Next Generation Council to contribute to the intentionality and effectiveness of efforts to grow and improve the region, ensuring an inclusive, welcoming, and thriving region for all.