Principal, Head of SKDKPolitical
Los Angeles, CA
Emily has more than two decades experience advising candidates and campaigns at all levels of the ballot and running paid media campaigns.
Prior to joining SKDKnickerbocker, she spent six years as a political and finance adviser to campaigns at EMILY’s List where she advised federal and gubernatorial candidates in the western region. While there, she recruited candidates and advised campaigns on strategy, messaging, polling, paid media, staff infrastructure, fundraising and on development and implementation of campaign plans and budgets. During her tenure, she helped elect and re-elect nearly two dozen pro-choice Democratic women to Governor’s offices and to the United States Senate and House of Representatives.
Prior to joining EMILY’s List, Emily worked on numerous campaigns around the country, managing fundraising and field programs. She has also worked for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and the Democratic National Committee.
In addition to her campaign work, Emily has been a consultant to nonprofits and political organizations, including AmeriCares, CARE, Habitat for Humanity and NARAL Pro-Choice America, helping them develop direct response fundraising programs and integrate their online communications into overall fundraising and communications strategies.
She lives in Henderson, NV, where she serves on the board of the Nevada SPCA and is appointed to the Citizens Traffic Advisory Board for the City of Henderson.