Emily cooped at GRI in the summer/fall of 2016 as a fifth year at Northeastern. She graduated in the Spring of May 2017 with a degree in International Affairs and History. While at the Institute, she conducted research on a variety of security and critical infrastructure topics including maritime nuclear smuggling and the electrical industry. She also had a focus on national natural disaster resilience that involved incidents from California wildfires to South Carolina floods. Currently, Emily lives in Seattle where she works as a paralegal at a law firm in their healthcare and business departments. She plans on attending law school in the next couple years to pursue her Juris Doctor.