Emma Skahill is originally from Earlham, Iowa and is a 2015 graduate of Van Meter High School. She attended Central College and graduated in 2019 with a degree in Communication Studies and a minor in Writing. During her time in college, Emma developed a deep connection to Marion County, which helped her decide to move to Knoxville following graduation. She joined the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce in February 2020 as the Marketing & Communications Coordinator, and was named Executive Director in January 2021. Emma enjoys working with members of the Knoxville community, supporting local businesses, and promoting everything this great town has to offer!