Emily Peyton has been with Habitat for Humanity Vail Valley since 2006. Over the years, she has been involved with all aspects of the organization. Currently as the Director of Special Projects, Emily oversees Family Services, Land Acquisition and Materials Pricing & Procurement. In other words, she takes care of the details of the building process from start to finish. A highlight of her job is seeing the kindness and dedication from people of all walks of life coming together to create positive change.
Emily is a graduate of University of Colorado with double degrees in business and Spanish. She spent a year teaching at Universidad de Concepción in Chile prior to moving from Indiana to start her career at HFHVV.
When not at work, Emily spends time outside – running or hiking with her dog Zuma, biking, fly fishing, skiing; traveling, cooking and reading are also high on her list of down-time activities.