Emily Castor

Emily Castor

Director of Community Relations at Lyft

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A member of the original Lyft team, Emily built Lyft’s community from the ground up. Now she leads a team rallying support for ridesharing in cities nationwide, building policy consensus with regulators, academics, and community stakeholders. She got her start as a legislative staffer on Capitol Hill, where she learned the ins and outs of transportation policy. Emily has been recognized by SAP as a “Top 40 Influencer on the Networked Economy” and is the founding Chair of the Sharing Economy Advisory Network for the National League of Cities.

Education:
MPA, Public Finance, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Political Science, University of California, San Diego