Emily Carlson Hjelm

Emily Hjelm

Emily Hjelm

Executive Director, The Basilica Landmark

Emily began working at The Basilica in 2001, starting as Events Coordinator. She oversees fundraising for Basilica Stewardship and Saint Vincent de Paul outreach ministries. She also oversees all activities for The Basilica Landmark. Prior to her work at The Basilica, she managed Auxiliary and Board activities for The Chicago Botanic Garden Guild. Emily is married and has two young daughters. She volunteers her time with The Blake School, Temple Israel and the University of Saint Thomas.