Emma Oppenheim

Director of Advocacy and Policy

Emma Oppenheim is a Director of Advocacy and Policy at the Roosevelt Institute. Before joining Roosevelt, she was Program Officer for Economic Justice with the Open Society Foundations where she oversaw grantmaking that sought to constrain corporate power and concentration and build the power of both social movements and government as countervailing forces to private power. Emma earned her MPA in Policy Analysis and Evaluation from Baruch College and BA in Urban Studies from Barnard College, Columbia University. Previous employers include BronxWorks, Seedco Policy Center, National Council of La Raza, and NYC Center for Economic Opportunity, Office of the Mayor.