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Emily Gallagher

Emily Gallagher started her career in community engagement at Eyebeam Atelier, where she worked as a researcher on several environmental justice art projects. Through this, she became passionate about neighborhood advocacy and education. She has worked at several historic sites, focusing on the Tenement Museum, where she worked for 6 years, including three as Community Outreach Coordinator. Currently she is the Community Engagement and Education Manager at HI-NYC, a non-profit youth hostel providing peace and justice related programming with locals and international visitors alike. She is also currently running for Female District Leader of the 50th Assembly District (Williamsburg-Greenpoint) in Brooklyn.