Emily is a senior at DePaul University studying Health Sciences. She is originally from San Antonio, Texas and first became involved with fair trade in high school. She has been employed at the fair trade retailer, Ten Thousand Villages for five years. She currently is the president of the DePaul Fair Trade Committee and has been involved in events such as Fashion Revolution and clothing swaps at her university. Emily is very passionate about fair trade, women empowerment and advocating for access to medical and dental care. She looks forward to educating and advocating for ethical consumerism.