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A native of South Louisiana, Emilie works at the Tulane School of Architecture as a Professor of Practice and as Design Build Manager at the Albert Jr. and Tina Small City Center for Collaborative Design. Welty's education includes a technical building background at the University of Southern Mississippi followed by a Masters Degree in Architecture at Tulane, and work with BILD design in New Orleans. Through the Small City Center Emilie is able to work on projects and community partnerships that provide opportunities for faculty and students to engage real issues in the community through design. She is actively involved in university design|build and advocates for the engagement of such programs with the local community. Welty’s recent design build studios include Grow Dat Youth Farm, LOOP, and Community Book Center.
Emilie also has a firm in New Orleans with Seth Welty and Dan Etheridge called Colectivo. Together with Sarah Satterlee and Katie Nguyen they make stuff and do things.