Emily Pearson is a Los Angeles based designer with experience in interiors, graphics, photography, social strategy, & creative direction.
Emily received her undergraduate degree at Syracuse University in Environmental + Interior Design, B.F.A with hopes of eventually continuing her studies in Italy. At her University she has worked on collaborative projects with Syracuse’s Salt City Market, Syracuse's Washington St. Partners, The YWCA Syracuse, & the United Nations World Expo. Throughout her studies, she has developed lifelong mentorships and skills that will carry with her as she enters her work experience.
Outside of design, Emily has worked for many startups including WAYV, Home From College and at the Blackstone Launchpad. You can read more about Emily's story to startups here.
As a California Native, Emily enjoys spending time exploring her city and beyond. She has a hobby for trying as many coffee shops in Los Angeles as possible. With a coffee and notebook in hand, her creativity wonders.
Emily also finds inspiration through travel as she studies the history and culture in new spaces. She has traveled to Europe, South America & Canada and hopes to continue her discoveries in the near future.
In her free time, Emily spends time with friends and family cooking, hiking, exploring, having enlightening conversations & finding the importance of quality time. In both Emily's personal and professional life, she serves as a leader and listener to educate herself on the ins and outs of our world.
Mentions + Awards
2021: Award for Overall Performance, Environmental + Interior Design 
2020: #1 Advice for an Incoming College Student:
2020: Julia Haber ’18 Empowers Students Virtually
2020: Designing for the United Nations
2019: Emily Pearson on creativity and innovation