Emma Tilley

Graphic Design & Communication Ministry Associate

(804) 358-5458 x153


Emma Tilley serves as Graphic Design & Communication Ministry Associate. At First Baptist, you will find Emma working alongside the communications team to bring the mission of the Church outside church walls into digital space. Coordinating online church outreach, working on digital and print design, and exploring new ways for the church to reach out to the community. Emma grew up at First Baptist Church and is honored to serve the community that encouraged her to start her ministry journey. She studied Religious Studies and Art at William and Mary and received a Masters of Divinity from Duke Divinity School in 2020 with a certificate in Baptist Studies and Theology & Art. She previously served in the Compassion Ministry at First Baptist Church. Emma loves ceramics, trying new art mediums, and soup recipes, taking photos of plants, and spending time with her sisters.