Emily Schmidt


Emily Schmidt is an Emmy-award winning journalist and communications consultant who has told stories while floating in air, wading through floodwaters, and covering the race for President of the United States. Her work has appeared on networks including: CNN, ABC, NBC, Bloomberg and hundreds of news outlets around the world. She is currently a freelance correspondent at CNN Newsource in Washington, DC, with a particular interest in covering politics that was shaped growing up in the first-in-the-nation-caucuses state of Iowa. As co-founder of Speaki2i, llc (www.speaki2i.com), Emily uses her experiences finding and reporting powerful key messages to help others do the same. She works with Fo…