Media Relations Specialist
On Staff since 2018
Reporting, writing, and producing stories for Wheaton College’s newsroom, Wheaton’s Stories & News, are some of Emily’s main responsibilities. Crafting social media posts across various platforms is another part of her job. In addition, she works to promote College events on digital and print mediums, and she also monitors and maintains the institution’s media mentions. Her responsibilities also include managing the planning of community-facing events, such as the Wheaton College Spring Break Staycation.
Emily joined the Marketing Communications team at Wheaton College after years of working as a writer and editor for various national outlets and industry publications. Before that, she graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism at the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in magazine journalism. In her free time, Emily enjoys running, reading, writing, baking and hanging out with her husband, kids and a dog named William “Billy” Faulkner.