Emily is in her penultimate year of her double degree in Law and Global Studies at Monash University. Her Global Studies major is in Indonesian Studies. Her interest in Indonesia started in high school, when she participated in Sayembaran Lisan and also received a 3-day scholarship to visit the Indonesian Embassy in Canberra. At university, Emily participated in a 6-week ACICIS summer language program in Salatiga, and was awarded the Anne Wallace Memorial Travel Grant for it.
Emily is interested in using grassroots projects to build people-to-people links in the region. As Operations Officer, Emily works with Chapter Presidents to run a range of inclusive and engaging events for youths who are interested in Australia and Indonesia. In her free time, Emily enjoys reading, travelling and drinking teh manis.