Emily Sylvia

Senior Policy Associate, J-PAL Global

Emily Sylvia is a Senior Policy Associate at J-PAL, where she supports the Agriculture sector and manages the Agricultural Technology Adoption Initiative (ATAI).

Prior to joining J-PAL in 2018, she was a Fulbright Public Policy Fellow in Guatemala, where she conducted a landscape analysis of ICT in the delivery of agricultural extension services. She also served as a Peace Corps Response Volunteer in the western highlands of Guatemala.

Emily holds a Masters of Public Administration in Development Practice from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and a BS in International Development from the University of Arizona.