Emily is in her final year of a double degree in Law and Global Studies at Monash University, where she majors in Indonesian Studies. Emily’s 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 the sole recipient of the Anne Wallace Memorial Travel Grant.
Before taking on the role of Director of Operations, Emily was the Operations Coordinator (Australia) in 2020 and the Victoria Chapter President in 2018-2019. Emily is interested in using grassroots projects to build people-to-people links in the region. She works with the Operations Coordinators and 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.