Emma Ruehl joined City Parks Alliance in 2018 as the organization’s digital communications specialist. She serves to amplify the importance of urban parks through web development, search engine optimization, conversion tracking, email marketing, content development, and social media. Emma is also passionate about championing for internal workflow efficiencies and helping the organization and its staff perform at its highest level.
Prior to CPA, Emma was an SEO & conversion specialist at a digital marketing agency in San Antonio, TX, working with nonprofit and for-profit clients. She began her marketing career in college at the YMCA in Pueblo, CO, as their marketing and graphic design coordinator. Emma earned her undergraduate degree in mass communications with minors in art and nonprofit administration at Colorado State University-Pueblo.
In her spare time, Emma enjoys exploring the diverse neighborhoods of Washington D.C. with her husband and her dog, a spunky vizsla named Conan O’Barken. Her favorite local park is Donaldson Run, a rich, tree-canopied, 4-acre park in Arlington, VA, with winding paths and streams.