Emily Barnard, Manager of Communications, Events, and Volunteers
In her role, Emily oversees the different volunteer opportunities that GOSO offers, its communications strategy, and special events. She is responsible for recruiting new volunteers and creating ways for volunteers to get involved with our work. When it comes to communications, she manages GOSO’s presence on social media and seeks to engage with our community. She is also a key staff member for different fundraising events, including our Annual Gala. Emily is a graduate of New York University, where she received her B.A. in Sociology and French. One course in particular on the sociology of inequality and power in modern society initiated her interest in criminal justice reform.