Emily Matthews


Emily joins SCN with an extensive background in communications and digital strategy.

Recently, Emily worked as a digital strategist on red-to-blue Congressional races across the country. In this role, she managed a client portfolio of 10 Democratic candidates and Congressional members and consulted on email strategy and digital advertising.

Emily began her political career as an intern with Libby Schaaf's successful Oakland mayoral campaign in 2014. Since then, she has assisted in local and statewide initiatives, assembly campaigns and statewide races.

As an undergraduate at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Emily served as the editor in chief of the Political Science Review. She was also the president and founder of the Cal Poly chapter of California Women's List, a PAC dedicated to electing pro-choice Democratic women to state office. Emily graduated from Cal Poly with honors in 2017.