Member, Plan International USA Board of Directors
Emanuela is a public affairs professional with extensive experience in grassroots campaign outreach and political strategy. She is currently a principal at LSG, where she specializes in developing comprehensive, integrated public affairs campaigns in the advocacy practice. Previously, she provided political and operational expertise for MGM Resorts International’s development efforts on the East Coast and Japan. Prior to that, she was the Director of Statewide Outreach for Access Health CT, where she oversaw the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, successfully helping thousands of Connecticut residents obtain health care coverage. She began her career on state and local political campaigns in Connecticut and led teams on Barack Obama’s 2012 presidential campaign in the key battleground state of Florida.
Emanuela is an avid cyclist and has been afforded tremendous travel opportunities, having visited over 60 countries around the world. She holds a bachelor of arts in political science from the University of New Haven and a master of public administration from Howard University.