Emmy Hammond is the Executive Assistant at IRAP. Her responsibilities include providing logistical, administrative, and research support to the Executive Director and the extended team of department directors as needed.
Before joining IRAP, Emmy interned with Land is Life, a global grassroots network of indigenous activists. While there, she collaborated directly with indigenous partners to promote indigenous rights and participation in national and international political spaces. As a recipient of the Cultural Vistas Fellowship, Emmy spent a summer interning at Fundación Leer, a children’s literacy organization in Buenos Aires. She also spent time in Beijing through a cross-cultural exchange fellowship sponsored by the Bank of China.
Emmy holds a B.A. in Political Science with minors in Spanish and Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies from New York University.