Emma is from Kildare and holds a degree in Media studies from Maynooth University. She has worked in media and advocacy with Conradh na Gaeilge and Áras na nGael in Galway, and is founder of Raidió na dTreabh, who provide podcasts and programming online and for other community radio stations. She writes for various online platforms and runs the Instagram blog Humans of an Fáinne. She is also on the committee for Club Chonradh na Gaeilge, agus is currently undertaking a post-graduate course at MU.
She is passionate about music, social quality, and the arts. She can be heard each morning on An Bricfeasta Blasta, and is responsible for the research and production of most of the talk shows heard on Raidió na Life, including Fios Feasa, Meon na mBan, and Timpeall Orainn.