Emily has been part of Christ Church London since 2004, when she moved to London to work for the civil service. Emily’s roles at the Department for International Development (DFID) and the Cabinet Office have included policy advice and programme management on the Middle East, South Asia and Africa. Emily is a civil servant at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office. Emily was awarded an MBE for public service in 2011. Emily lives in South London with her husband Carlos.