Welcome Notes: Emily Alt


Emily Alt

Emily Alt, Director of Program Development and Compliance

Emily Alt is the new Director of Program Development and Compliance. Emily comes to Maryland Legal Aid from American Communities Trust in Baltimore, where she served as Chief Operating Officer. In that position, she managed all administrative and financial functions for the organization, including drafting and negotiating consulting proposals and contracts and overseeing grant obligations and reporting requirements. Prior to American Communities Trust, Emily was with the Annie E. Casey Foundation, where she worked with the Vice President and Chief of Staff on several complex projects related to the operations and administration of the Foundation.

A 2005 graduate of the University of Baltimore School of Law, where she finished first in her class, Emily practiced commercial real estate with Ballard Spahr, LLP for five years before joining the Casey Foundation.

Emily can be reached by email at ealt@mdlab.orgor by telephone at 410-951-7688. Her office is in Room 408 in the Baltimore City building.