Emily Head

Sr. Associate, National Recruitment

Pronouns: She/Her

Emily Head graduated from the University of Virginia in 2019 with the desire to help reduce economic inequality in the United States. Prior to joining the Per Scholas team, Emily was a paralegal working with socioeconomically disadvantaged defendants facing capital punishment. She lives in Brooklyn and in her free time enjoys creating multimedia art, exploring the city, and troubleshooting DIY projects.


Unlocking Potential
Changing the Face of Tech


Per Scholas is proud to announce that we are winners of the 2023 Kristof Holiday Impact Prize, and we have been selected as a beneficiary of The New York Times Communities Fund. Contributions from these campaigns will fuel Per Scholas’ Career Access Fund, providing thousands of diverse learners in 2024 with everything they need to unlock their potential through tuition-free tech training.

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