Emelia is working across the Fediverse to improve moderation, trust & safety, and interoperability. She contributes code to Mastodon on a regular basis, is a participant in IFTAS, and can regularly be found talking about these topics on her Mastodon. Previously, she's worked as a software engineer for many different startups, and also founded her own startup, Unobvious Technology UG. Most recently, she was working at Sir Tim Berners-Lee's startup Inrupt on the Solid Project, but parted ways with them in February 2023. Donations, especially membership based donations, are used to ensure she can pay her bills and remain as an independent contributor to the fediverse.