DIRECTOR OF RESIDENT EXPERIENCE
Emily began her career at The Clare in 2014, when she accepted a social work internship during her senior year of college. She officially joined The Clare in January 2016, starting off with a part-time social work role which quickly became full-time. In 2017, she accepted a promotion to the Assisted Living and Memory Support Manager. Emily joined the director team in March 2021 as Director of Resident Experience. Her position is focused on planning a diverse range of events, outings and community programming for Independent Living residents while managing the front desk team, drivers, concierge, fitness center and community communications. Emily’s top priority has always centered around providing the best service for the residents while building lasting and meaningful relationships.
Emily is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago. She received her undergraduate and graduate degrees there, both in social work. She lives just north of The Clare with her husband, Paul and their English bulldog, Jasper. When she is not at work, she enjoys cooking, golfing, flower arranging, and she has a love for interior design and textiles.