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Presenter Bio: Emma Pepper

Emma Pepper, a native of Charleston, WV, is the Director of Strategic Network Communications for the West Virginia Community Development Hub. Emma’s career spans 10+ years with a focus on marketing, communications, and public relations in the nonprofit sector. She specializes in planning + troubleshooting strategic branding and communications initiatives for organizations working with restricted budgets. In her role with The Hub, Emma oversees a training and technical assistance program to support communications capacity-building for nonprofit and community groups across the state. Emma is a graduate of West Virginia University, serves on the marketing committee for Charleston Main Streets, and is a published writer and essayist. She returned to West Virginia in 2013 after building her career in Washington, DC and Berkeley, CA.