Emily Villanueva

Partnerships Development Representative

Emily is a literacy specialist, former educator, and lifelong “Corps” enthusiast having served in both the Peace Corps and AmeriCorps. She holds a degree in Literary Journalism with a focus on Digital Arts from the University of California, Irvine, and comes to ThinkCERCA after working in community development and content marketing.

Who would play you in a movie? Lane Kim from Gilmore Girls

What superlative would your co-workers give you? Most likely to win the lottery and lose the ticket.

Who was your favorite teacher? Mrs. Nordlie, my fifth-grade teacher. In addition to instilling my love for reading, she also taught me how to crochet, bake scones, and sing all 50 states in alphabetical order.