Emma Decker

Administrative Assistant

Emma Decker was born and raised in Skokie, Illinois. She joined the Center for Policing Equity in 2020, as an Administrative Assistant, bringing a background of Community Engagement and Project Management.Emma received her Bachelor of Arts in Gender and Women’s Studies with a minor in Sociology from the University of Denver. Her research experience includes themes of representation and intersection of race and gender in media. Emma also has a background in identity training from her previous roles in higher education.Emma's passion for service has led her to work with organizations like the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs to combat racism, and fight for immigration reform in Chicago. In Emma's free time she enjoys exploring, reading, experiencing art, and spending time with her family and friends.