Emily is a costume designer, based in Chicago. Recent design projects include Graveyard of Empires with 16th Street Theatre and Ten Questions to Ask your Biology teacher about Evolution with Next Act Theatre, An Inspector Calls, Both Your Houses, and You Never Can Tell (2013 Jeff Award) with Remy Bumppo Theatre Company. An upcoming design is Love and Information with Remy Bumppo Theatre Company.
Emily has also worked as a draper, first hand, and stitcher for a various Chicago-area and other regional theatres and is the costume supervisor at Writers' Theatre. She is a graduate of Purdue University with an MFA in costume design and has a BA from Illinois Wesleyan University.