Emily Wright serves as Government Relations Associate at GibbonsWorkman.  Emily is GibbonsWorkman’s eyes and ears over at the Capitol staying apprised of legislation that is filed, moving or being amended which may be of interest to our clients as well as looking for opportunities to move clients’ legislative priorities and interests forward in the legislative process.  Prior to joining GibbonsWorkman, Emily worked in both the Missouri Senate and Missouri House of Representatives serving as a Legislative Assistant to the President Pro Tem of the Senate and working for a State Representative.  Her experience working in both the Missouri Senate and House gives her a strong foundation of knowledge and insight for the legislative processes of each chamber.

Education

  • University of Missouri – Columbia, Master of Public Affairs, 2013
  • University of Missouri – Columbia, Certificate in Grantsmanship, 2013
  • University of Central Missouri, B.S. Speech Communication and Political Science, 2008

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Heart of Missouri Girls on the Run, Board Member and Volunteer Coordinator