Emily Thomas

Communications & Outreach Coordinator

As Communications and Outreach Coordinator, Emily works closely with program staff to create effective and impactful communications and engagement strategies. Emily grew up on Bayou Bonfouca in Slidell, LA where she developed a deep appreciation for Southern Louisiana’s ecosystems and culture. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in applied sciences in 2015 and a Post-Baccalaureate certification in environmental sustainability in 2019 from Southeastern Louisiana University. When she’s not working, Emily enjoys gardening, biking around New Orleans, and learning new recipes.