Emily Christensen
Discovery Officer

Emily is a proud University of Colorado alumna and the new Discovery Officer for the Parent Giving Advancement team. As Discovery Officer, Emily is excited to work with Colorado parents to find their passion and connection to the university.

Emily has spent her career in non-profits and is passionate about education and women’s empowerment. After graduating from CU, Emily spent two years working in East Africa as a Project Manager at a women’s empowerment organization. Emily developed her excitement for fundraising at her last role fundraising for a clean drinking water organization.

Emily spends her free time practicing yoga, traveling, reading and spending time with her family and friends.