Emma Gatewood is the assistant to the vice president for finance and operations. In addition to supporting the vice president, she assists the co-directors for finance. Prior to joining RBF, her roles included program associate for the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network and development assistant at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Ms. Gatewood received her Bachelor of Arts degree in international studies from American University. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking and traveling, and is currently studying French and Italian.