Experience & Community Involvement

Regional Committees and Boards:

Emily serves on numerous regional committees and boards.  These additional duties reflect her passion for transportation, infrastructure, and sustainability:

Burlingame City Council Subcommittees:

Emily serves as Burlingame City Council alternate representative to:

  • San Mateo County Emergency Services Council Board of Directors
  • Peninsula Cities Consortium

Prior committee experience:

  • San Mateo County Emergency Services Council Board of Directors (2015-2017)
  • Fire/ALS (Advanced Life Support) Services Board of Directors (2015-2017)
  • City Council Liaison to Burlingame Chamber of Commerce (2015-2017)
  • Burlingame Economic Development Subcommittee (2018-2019)
  • South Bay Waste Management Authority Alternate (2015-2017)
  • SFO Airport Roundtable Alternate (2015-2017)
  • City/County Association of Governments (C/CAG) Alternate (2016-2020)

Community Involvement, Burlingame, California:

  • Leadership Council San Mateo County, Founding Board of Directors (2020-present)
  • Burlingame Rotary Club (2019-present)
  • Burlingame Community for Education Foundation Board of Directors (2011-2015) President, President-Elect, Vice President of Scholars Circle
  • Parent Board Member, First Presbyterian Church Nursery School (2009-2012), Chairperson (2011-12)
  • Music Teacher, UMC Nursery School (2010-present)
  • Music Volunteer, St. Catherine of Siena Church (2010-present)
  • Licensed San Mateo County Foster Resource Parent (2011-2020)
  • Girl Scouts volunteer (2014-2016)
  • Leadership Program of San Mateo, Burlingame, Foster City and Hillsborough Graduate (2017)
  • Peninsula Humane Society volunteer (2018-present)
  • Burlingame School District H. Jay Burns Service Award (2018)
  • Burlingame Community for Education Foundation Distinguished Service Award (2021)