Emma Heffernan

Hometown: San Jose, California


B.A. Sociology, B.A. Music, University of California Santa Cruz, 2008

Emma is pursuing her Masters degree in International Administration at Korbel, and a certificate in International Law and Human Rights in conjunction with Sturm College of Law. Her professional interests include sustainable development, asylum advocacy, and social enterprise. She is a 2017 fellow for the Barton Institute for Philanthropy and Social Enterprise, and a Program Coordinator for the Korbel Asylum Project (KAP).

In her free time, Emma enjoys a regular yoga practice, hiking in the mountains, and all things music.