"My faith allows me to have compassion and love for others. It keeps me grounded when I spend most of my work time dealing with hatred and evil."
Emily's Career Journey
Emily has previously worked as a Field Test Coordinator for the Department of Defense. Since graduating from Messiah with a major in Family Studies and a minor in psychology, Emily has attained a graduate certificate in strategic intelligence at National Defense Intelligence College. Emily feels that the Human Development and Family Science program's requirements have prepared her with critical thinking and analytic skills, as well as gave her insights into interpersonal interaction and typical psychological responses.
Working as an Intelligence Analyst
Emily works for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, researching and analyzing information. She then presents the information and analysis in oral briefings to executive management and produces instruction materials for teaching new analysts and agents. Emily also delivers instruction to new analysts and agents on briefing, critical thinking, and practical exercises.