Emily Schachtel, Board Member

Emily Schachtel

Emily has been a member of the Junior League of the Palm Beaches since 2015. During her tenure she has Co-Lead the Fundraising Committee for Kids In the Kitchen; was the Fundraising and Silent Auction Lead Active as well as the Co-Chair for Deck the Palms; and most recently was a member of the DIAD committee.

Emily grew up in New Canaan, Connecticut, attended New Canaan Country School and graduated from Greenwich Academy. She received her BA from Hamilton College in Psychology with a minor in Spanish. Since her career in clinical research began in Portland, Oregon, Emily has successfully managed many multi-center studies leading to the development of several useful new medications.

Emily is a versatile leader, who has invested her time and expertise significantly in both JLPB Fundraisers and community projects, as well as other nonprofit organizations in the community.