Emma Risley (she/her/hers) came to Northeast Ohio four years ago to attend Case Western Reserve University, where she recently received a B.A. in History, Political Science, and Theatre Arts. Currently, she is a M.S. in Education student at Johns Hopkins University. She is also a Teach for America corps member working in Special Education at a local Cleveland elementary school where she shares her passion for writing, theatre, and food with her students and colleagues.

“I like good people, good food, and good stories, and I find a lot of those in Northeast Ohio.”
-Emma Risley