We are pleased to announce that Emily Harris has joined Webb Institute as Assistant Director of Academic Services, reporting to Dean Matthew Werner.
Emily has a strong background in education and mental health, having earned a Bachelor’s in Psychology and Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master’s in Social Work from the University of Southern California. She has worked in fundraising, helping run a mental health advocacy nonprofit, in addition to direct clinical work with adults struggling with mental illness. She tutored students, specializing in math. Most recently, she served as the Director of Academic Services for a boutique education company.
Emily will take over the responsibilities previously held by Josie Wilson (except career services and exchange program which were transferred to Alyssa Caliguri) over the course of an extended transition.
Please join us in welcoming Emily to her new role and home at Webb!