Emma Ladson, a graduate from Howard University has been a Liberty City resident since 1961. She has 15 years experience as a Human Resource professional in the Federal Court System.· She has always been active and involved in community related activism. With her background in legal administration she has led voting initiatives making sure attorneys were present to assist voters with any question while at polls. As an active member of MWC's Low Income Families Fighting Together (LIFFT) she has worked on various campaigns aimed at improving the Liberty City community. She is also passionate about work aimed at preventing the exploitation of the elderly.