Audio Visual and Facilities Manager

Emily joined the Sanford School in August of 2015, working in the Events office. She transitioned to the IT department as the Audio Visual Specialist in December of 2016 and was promoted to her current role when the IT Department absorbed the facilities position in March of 2022.

Her main duties include AV support for classrooms and events, handling facility issues as they arise, space management and maintenance, and her favorite job description line, “other duties as assigned”.

After attending High Point University and receiving a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine, she worked as a paramedic for Guilford County EMS for six years. From there, Emily obtained an Associate Degree in Culinary Arts, following her passion for food into the hospitality industry. She has worked as the Assistant Pastry Chef for the Carolina Club, and then as the Food Service Director for a local camp and retreat center. She continues to pursue culinary in her down time by making cakes for friends and family.