M Info Management (Library & Information Management), Grad Dip Lib and Info Management, Grad Cert Journalism, B International Studies, Dip Languages, AALIA (CP).
Collection Development Librarian, Public Library Services, State Library of South Australia.
2016-2018 SA State Manager, ALIA
2013-2017 Collection Maintenance Officer (Library Technician), SLSA
2015 Acting Coordinator, Collections (Preservation), SLSA
2006-2013 Library Officer positions at Town of Walkerville Library, Mitcham Library Service, SLNSW, Ku-ring-gai Council Library.
ALIA New Librarians’ Symposium (NLS9) Committee
History Council of SA Member
2017-2019 DMIL Advisory Board Member, University of SA
2017-2018 SA Public Library Network Strategic Collections Group Member
2017-2018 Emerging Leaders Program.
Statement of professional concerns:
As a Board member Emily will focus on best practice and innovation: concentrating on fair access to resources; helping people develop the capacity to use information effectively; development of life literacies; the preservation of information to ensure ongoing access for future generations; and the sustainability of our professional association. She is an advocate for inclusive leadership and the role of libraries in promoting social justice-- through their collections, services, spaces, displays, events and community connections.