Emily Kennedy is a city and regional planning master’s student at the Weitzman School of Design. She has worked as a community organizer for a climate change campaign, completed a Fulbright research grant studying access to water in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and worked as an analyst at Cefeidas Group, a Buenos Aires-based international advisory firm. After nearly three years in Argentina, Kennedy moved to Dublin, Ireland, where she confirmed her commitment to city planning and transportation equity. Kennedy is the recipient of a PennDesign Scholarship and was part of the winning team for the 2020 ITS America Emerging Leaders Program Global Challenge. She received her B.A. in global studies with minors in Spanish, Latin American studies, and political science from Providence College.