Emily Herrick grew up on the outskirts of Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Illinois State University with double degrees in Graphic Design and Arts Technology, which she paired with a minor in Civic Engagement & Social Responsibility. She started her New York career as an interior book designer at Penguin Random House. Before Random House, Emily worked in visual identity for a number of socially-minded institutions in Chicago, including the design firm Moira & Company, which works with nonprofits. She’s currently a Communications Designer at the social impact firm, Reboot, where she produces visual materials for clients in the international development sector. In her spare time, Emily volunteers on hunger issues throughout New York.