Prior to being elected as a Member of the NSW Legislative Council, Emma was the National Campaign Manager for the Animal Justice Party.
Emma is a Registered Psychologist, BA(Psy), PGDip(Psy), M(HealthPsy) and has worked in a variety of animal advocacy roles including campaigning, political lobbying, and media. Emma has followed a vegan lifestyle for many years, and previously competed as a plant-based bodybuilder.
Video of first speech
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.