Emily Nisson

Senior Associate

Emily serves as a Senior Associate with Reilly Partners, joining the team in 2018. In this role, Emily operates as a project manager for the search process. Including identifying, contacting, and qualifying candidates.

Emily’s responsibilities also include industry and competitor research, presentation development, determination of critical needs, and identification of target impact areas. Emily engages in business-to-business relationship maintenance with start-up and Fortune 1000 clients, servicing food and beverage, insurance, private equity, and sports verticals, among others. Emily works closely with the Managing Directors to organize internal research resources and coordinate best course of action for external, client-facing agendas.

Emily graduated from the University of Kansas in 2015 where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education with a focus in Foreign Language (Spanish). She was a part of the Gamma Phi Beta sorority and the Kansas Women’s Club Lacrosse team. Each year Emily looks forward to watching the Kansas Jayhawks play in the NCAA March Madness tournament. Emily enjoys trying new workout classes, as well as new restaurants throughout Chicago.