Emily Foster

Vice President of Corporate Engagement

Emily Foster brings two decades of experience working in immigration and government affairs for Fortune 500 companies to her role as Vice President of Corporate Engagement at the National Immigration Forum. Emily leads the New American Workforce business engagement programs: English at Work, the Corporate Roundtable, and naturalization services.

Prior to joining the Forum in October 2020, Emily worked for 18 years at Cummins Inc., where she helped launch the Government Affairs function, advocated on immigration and other business issues, and served as Treasurer of the company political action committee.  Before Cummins, Emily began her professional career in the pharmaceutical industry working for GlaxoSmithKline and the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America.

Emily earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Maryland, College Park.