Emma Banks—Writer, Editorial Director, Creative Consultant

Emma is a freelance writer and editor currently based in the Pacific Northwest. She runs a weekly Seattle-based events column on Thrillist and covers queer culture for various publications nationwide. 

Previously she worked as a writer at Refinery29. Before that, she was the Editorial Director of Milk. She is also the creator of girl plus and Ad Hoc Goods.


Writing + reporting
Copy writing
Editorial + creative direction
Social media strategy
Intimate events

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Homepage illustration by G. Javitt.