Emma Haseley is the Research, Learning, & Innovation Associate at BRAC USA. She supports the Senior Manager of the Research & Learning team in developing research proposals, innovation projects, and other relevant initiatives across various BRAC entities and teams. Before joining BRAC USA, Emma served as an AmeriCorps VISTA with the non-profit ArtReach. In this position, she focused on expanding the capacity of ArtReach to provide community engagement and visual arts training to members of the East of the River community in Washington, D.C. She previously worked as an intern for Iris Group International and Soomo Learning, honing her writing skills and strengthening her passion for gender equality in international development. Emma also interned with BRAC USA’s Research & Learning team in 2020. She is currently a contributing writer to the Zinn Education Project’s This Day in History (#TDIH) series. Emma holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and Women’s & Gender Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.