Emily Pirt – Executive Director


Emily is a senior pursuing dual degrees in public relations and French language and culture. Emily has been involved in HVC since sophomore year, previously serving as Junior Consultant and Director of Staff Relations for the firm. She is thrilled to serve as HVC’s Executive Director during her final year at Penn State.

In addition to her role as Executive Director, Emily is the Director of Regional Conference for the Lawrence G. Foster chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America and a part-time blogger for Generation: Financial Knowledge Development. She has held internships with Discovery Communications, Penn State Athletics, and the Tom Wolf For Governor Campaign.

In her spare time, you can find Emily watching 80s movies, reading Harry Potter en français, cheering on the Pittsburgh Penguins and drinking bottomless cups of coffee. Please feel free to reach out to her with any questions regarding Happy Valley Communications.