Emily Wielk is a Project Associate for BPC’s Economic Policy Program, where she focuses on fiscal policy and retirement security. Prior to beginning in this role, Wielk interned with the EPP team, contributing to projects on tax credits and social security. Wielk graduated from Gettysburg College with a bachelor’s degree in Public Policy and Sociology. She recently completed her master’s degree in Public Policy and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from the George Washington University. During college, Wielk worked as an intern with Senator Chris Murphy on his HELP Committee portfolio and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro on casework and legislative priorities in her district office.