Emma is now in her twenty-first year at Malvern Theatres. She started her career in the box office, having studied theatre at Aberystwyth University. Emma progressed to Box Office Manager and then to Theatre Administrator where she was responsible for all of the theatre contracts, including finalising show deals and HR for the 50 people strong theatre. She knows Malvern Theatres inside-out and was appointed Head of Development in 2015. In her first few months of fundraising she secured an individual donation of £100,000, as well as bringing in £269,000 in other donations. Under her leadership, the theatre has been able to complete a £313,000 restoration project.