Emily was appointed as Historic England’s London Planning Director in October 2016. She has worked at Historic England since 2001 and served as Head of Listing Advice from 2011 to 2016.
Emily also leads HE’s Twentieth Century Network. She has an undergraduate degree from Smith College, a MA in Architectural History from the University of Virginia and a diploma in Building Conservation from the Architectural Association. She has published on Victorian and Edwardian housing for working women and on listing, including post-war buildings and issues of diversity.