Emma French

Sustainability Project Manager

Member Of:
  • School of Public Policy
  • Center for Urban Innovation
Email Address:
emfrench@gatech.edu
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Overview

Emma French is the Sustainability Project Manager for the Center for Urban Innovation. During her two and a half years at CUI Emma has led and collaborated on research related to sustainable food systems, smart cities, open data policies, and participatory planning, among other things. She has helped draft professional reports and white papers, edit manuscripts, organize and facilitate research meetings, and present CUI's work to institutional and other audiences. A recent graduate of Georgia Tech, Emma holds masters degrees in Public Policy and City and Regional Planning, as well as a bachelors degree in Environmental Analysis from Pitzer College. In her free time Emma enjoys exploring Atlanta by foot and bike, cooking with ingredients she can't pronounce, and watching musicals.

Education:
  • M. City and Regional Planning | Georgia Institute of Technology
  • M.S. Public Policy | Georgia Institute of Technology
  • B.A. Environmental Analysis | Pitzer College
Awards and
Distinctions:
  • Serve-Learn-Sustain Smart Cities and Connected Communities Fellowship (2017)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Environmental Research Grant (2011)