Emma is a communications professional working in higher education. Working for the past 5 yrs as the communications strategist with RIRFT was her first introduction to the foodie world. She has always loved good food and is proud to be a part of the foodie community. A vegetarian for many years, Emma is excited to see all of the new plant-based options popping up in Rhode Island! A Massachusetts native, Emma grew up exploring the city of Providence and enjoying Newport’s beaches. Now that she’s a full-time Rhode Islander, she enjoys exploring the many cafés and restaurants in her new home of Bristol. In her free time, Emma loves being a dog mom to her dog, Berkley, and is a volunteer at Vintage Pet Rescue.