Emma French

Sustainability Project Manager

Member Of:
  • School of Public Policy
  • Center for Urban Innovation
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Emma is a recent graduate of Georgia Tech's dual masters program in Public Policy and City and Regional Planning. During her three years at CUI Emma has led and collaborated on research related to sustainable urban food systems, smart city technology deployment, open data policies, and participatory planning, amoung others. As CUI's Sustainability Program Manager Emma has helped edit manuscripts, draft professional reports and white papers, organize and facilitate research meetings, and present CUI's work to institutional and other audiences. One of Emma's favorite parks of working with CUI is the regulary opportunities to collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders from public, private, nonprofit, and academic settings. In her free time Emma bikes, cooks, and watches musicals.

  • 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
  • Serve-Learn-Sustain Smart Cities and Connected Communities Fellowship (2017)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Environmental Research Grant (2011)