About The Speaker
Emily Hickman rolled for initiative as a volunteer with MAGFest back in 2017 and leveled up to Director of Business Operations in December of 2019. Her campaign quests in events management started in 2014 at an anime convention, however, and includes experience in a variety of departments and leadership positions. While adventuring for MAGFest, Emily worked to found the Grants Guild, wrangled other party members by implementing much needed policies and procedures, and pledged to protect the gold reserves for further MAGFest adventuring. Emily has advantage on her intelligence checks due to her Master’s in Forensic Accounting and extensive experience in operational management. When Emily is not entering combat with budgets, she enjoys watching The Office on constant loop and hanging out with her 11 cats and husband.