Emily lives in Bristol with her son and works at a local mental health charity. Since her HIV diagnosis in 2016, she's been an active member of the local HIV community in Bristol. Emily has been a peer mentor and facilitator, campaigner and positive speaker, and delivers HIV stigma and awareness training to NHS staff. Emily is a keen activist, having been involved in various national projects about HIV. Having a passion for public speaking and being open about her HIV status, she aims to educate and empower.