Emma Cruz

Area Coordinator/First Year Experience & Orientation Coordinator Housing & Residence Life

Emma Cruz is the Coordinator of the First Year Experience and Orientation as well as being an Area Coordinator. She supervises student leaders serving as Resident Advisors (RAs), Head Resident Advisors (HRAs), Orientation Chairs, and Orientation Leaders (OLs).

While at Emory & Henry, Emma has worked closely with many offices and committees on campus. She serves on the Student Success Committee and is working with the Inclusion and Dialogue center to bring multicultural groups to campus. 

A native of Ithaca, New York, Emma moved to Virginia after receiving her Masters degree. Emma holds a Bachelor of Science in Video Production from the State University of New York at Fredonia (2015) and a Master of Science in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration from Buffalo State (2017). E&H has been the perfect place to start her Student Affairs career and she looks forward to continue to make a difference for students.


  • Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY

M.S.,Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration

  • State University of New York at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY

B.S., Video Production with a minor in Business Administration 

  • Emma Cruz
    Emma Cruz

Contact Info

Martin-Brock Student Center
(276) 944-6529