Emily Parsons is a native Mississippian who received her Bachelor of Architecture degree from Mississippi State University in 2009. She worked in practice after graduation specializing in metal building fabrication before returning to Mississippi State in 2011 to serve as the School of Architecture’s Admissions and Advising Coordinator. As Admissions and Advising Coordinator, Emily utilized her first hand knowledge of the studio-learning environment to provide a unique perspective to current and potential students within the Architecture program.
Emily is currently completing her Master’s of Science in Education in Student Affairs Administration through the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. In her spare time, she is an avid reader, sci-fi enthusiast, and accomplished cake artist. She and her Standard Poodle, Henry James, are excited about the move to New Orleans and her new role as Director of Undergraduate Advising and Student Affairs for Tulane’s School of Architecture.