Emily Pasquarelli is the office coordinator for OCED. Emily returned to her native Fresno after working in Los Angeles in the film production industry for more than 20 years. She has extensive expertise managing offices and creating more efficient and functional work environments. In her role at OCED, she is responsible for supporting executives, overseeing special projects, managing and streamlining office procedures, planning and executing events and conferences and acting as a liaison between staff, vendors and community partners.
Emily is learning about wines made from throughout the San Joaquin Valley joining a group of friends every month to taste and compare. A subgroup of the monthly wine connoisseurs is venturing out on the Valley circuit of locally owned restaurants. Emily earned a Bachelor of Arts in mass communication and journalism, with an emphasis in radio, television and film, from California State University, Fresno.