Emily is the Studio Director for Second Story Atlanta, an interactive design studio that focuses on emotional storytelling through activations in the physical environment. In her role, Emily leads client services, project delivery and studio management, with a focus on creating a culture of open collaboration, creativity and trust. Emily believes in the the value of a diverse team, combining unlikely skill sets to breed experimentation and uncover new paradigms for how people can experience the physical world. Emily’s clients range from museums and cultural institutions to Fortune 500 companies and boutique retailers. Prior to Second Story, Emily worked in both client services and program management at advertising and marketing agencies. Emily’s previous work has spanned traditional advertising, digital advertising, omni-channel engagement, and large scale re-platforming initiatives. She holds degrees in Biochemistry and Science Technology and Culture from Georgia Tech and enjoys exploring the impact technology has in shaping our society’s culture.