Emily Hotaling is a Program Associate at The Pershing Square Foundation. She offers general support of the Foundation’s communications and life science programming and assists the Program Director in the day-to-day management of the Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Research Alliance (PSSCRA), which annually awards a cancer research prize that emboldens early-career investigators to pursue innovative research projects at a stage when traditional funding is lacking.
Prior to working at The Pershing Square Foundation, Emily was a Marketing Associate at Penguin Random House, where she worked on nonfiction and literary fiction titles. In this role, Emily developed and executed over 20 marketing campaigns per year, managed the content development and creation of consumer materials, and helped authors grow their platforms through brand and influencer outreach.
Emily graduated from the University of Michigan in 2017 with a BA in English.