As a career PR/ Marketer and Business Consultant, President of e. Gentile and Associates, Emily has spent over 30 years developing and directing programs for Fortune 500 + Accounts both nationally and internationally. She has been enlisted to work on national and local political campaigns and has had the honor to work on campaigns for Senators, House Representatives and State Referendums.

Emily’s philanthropy experience led her to positions of trust and leadership as President of Children’s Home Society, Broward, United Way Ambassador, and contributor/advisor to the Children’s Miracle Network Telethon.

Many of her social and political contributions have been featured in the SunSentinel Society Section and Cover, Vive Magazine, Pelican News, Observer, Coastal Star and The Light Magazine and the Palm Beach Post. Emily has also been a featured guest on 105.9 FM and Kiss Country Radio Stations and the Boca Voice.

In addition to her philanthropic and professional contributions Emily has served on the PBC District IV Advisory Board and has lobbied for and chaired the Highland Beach Cultural Board, where she branded/implemented the annual ongoing “Light up the Holidays” Town Celebration! Emily served on the YARCOBR House Committee and Art Guild and recently served as Vice Chair of the City of Boca Raton Downtown Advisory Committee, Chair of The Business Improvement Steering District Committee, the Historical Preservation Board, Vice President of the South Florida Woman in Communications, Boca Raton Regional Hospital Collaborative Care Council and the BRRH/FAU Residency Project, where she initiated, developed and distributed a brochure to brand the Residency Project as the first of its kind in the nation.

Currently, Emily serves as President of the Beach Condo Association Board of Boca Raton and Highland Beach and also serves as Vice Chair of the City of Boca Raton Art in Public Places.

Emily is a contributing columnist to the Light Magazine and as an Artist, has had the honor of showing her artwork at the Coral Springs Museum of Art, The Highland Beach Library and the Semi Annual YARCOBR Art Show!

Emily and her partner Michael live in the Yacht and Racquet Club of Boca Raton. She is Mother to Austen, Melissa, and Karin and Grandma to Grace and Emma!


  • Suffolk College
  • New York Institute of Technology/Grumman Aerospace