A highly experienced music educator, program designer and project manager, Emily brings a wealth of knowledge & skills to the arts and education sector. For five years, she led the Learning & Community Engagement Program for the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, where she designed, developed and delivered significant music programs for young people and communities.
Emily developed and produced the production What do You Do With An Idea? composed by Paul Rissmann for YAV and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra in 2018.
Emily currently holds the position of Director of Strings at Immanuel College and is pursuing her deep passion for the development of community-based arts education projects through her business Connecting the Dots in Music.
Having collaborated with Christie Anderson and YAV for a number of years, she is thrilled to now serve as a board member and further support YAV’s commitment to nurturing young musicians from all backgrounds and abilities.