Emma Lai

Position title: Digital Coordinator

Email: erlai@wisc.edu

Emma Lai is a fourth-year student at UW-Madison majoring in Economics (Math Emphasis), Psychology, and Religious Studies. She hopes to better understand and quantify the motivations and consequences of human behavior. In particular, she hopes to better understand the relationship between Religion and Economics.

Emma is excited to join the staff as Digital Coordinator after her experience last year as an Interfaith Fellow. Besides her Fellowship with the Center in 2018, her interfaith work has included an UpperHouse Fellowship, an internship with the Wisconsin Council of Churches and involvement with Hillel’s Necessity of Now Seminar. Outside of Interfaith, Emma is the President and High School Outreach Director of Women in Economics and Research Assistant for the Brauer Lab.