Emma Cotter is CLF’s Development Assistant. In this position, she supports the Development Department through gift processing, coordinating donor acknowledgments, and answering donor questions over the phone and through email.
Through working in Boston with CLF, Emma is fulfilling a lifelong dream of living in New England. She grew up in New York State and completed her undergraduate degree in Ohio at The College of Wooster, where she graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science. While in college, she researched how minority candidates’ intersectional identities affect their use of race and gender issue ownership campaign strategies. She also completed a variety of internships, where she worked on projects centered on rural transportation equity, workforce reentry after a period of incarceration, and nonprofit management in the education sector.
In her free time, Emma enjoys cooking, crafting, and exploring her community.