Emma Walsh

Director-at-Large, Advocacy
St. Thomas University Students' Union
director2@casa.ca

Emma Walsh currently serves as Vice-President Education for the St. Thomas University Students' Union. She is a fourth-year student at St. Thomas University pursuing a double-honours in political science and human rights. Emma has advocated on issues such as mental healthcare and environmental degradation in the past, and has been recognized in the United States and by the United Nations for excellence in legal advocacy. Through her involvement on St. Thomas University's International Students' Association executive board, Emma has also been heavily involved in advocating for issues surrounding the experience of international students in Canada.
As Director-at-Large, Advocacy, Emma is excited to organize grassroots campaigns all across the country that communicate the pressing matters facing students to the federal government. In doing so, she also wants to place an emphasis on directly engaging students on member campuses with the important work CASA does. Emma is also ready to start direction on the Get Out The Vote campaign for the 2019 federal election. In her work, Emma hopes to place careful consideration on advocating in a way that is accessible and inclusive to all.