Emily Leach is the senior press associate at Generation Progress. She recently moved to Washington, D.C. from the San Francisco Bay Area, where she spent the past three years working at LaunchSquad, a tech PR firm. There, Emily worked closely with emerging companies across many different industries, including software, healthcare, and transportation, to develop their brands and communicate their stories with new audiences.
At work and in her personal life, Emily is an avid consumer of political news, and is always thinking about ways to make politics and policy more inclusive and accessible.
Emily holds a B.A. in Women’s and Gender Studies from Dartmouth College. She is passionate about strong female leadership and vegetarian ramen.