WaterSHED-Emily Gorbaty

Emily Gorbaty
Emily Gorbaty – Product Design Lead

As WaterSHED’s Product Design Lead, Emily Gorbaty employs human-centered design principles to develop water and sanitation products with communities in rural Cambodia and Vietnam. Before coming to Phnom Penh, she worked in energy and irrigation in South Asia. Emily has designed a pump for smallholder farmer groundwater irrigation in Jharkhand, developed policy recommendations for India’s nationwide improved cookstove initiative, assessed portable energy solutions for migratory tribes in Himachal Pradesh, and researched micro-hydropower in eastern Bhutan. She holds an MS in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a BS in Engineering: Atmosphere/Energy from Stanford University.

2 Responses

  1. Judy Pitt
    Judy Pitt July 14, 2015 at 06:16 | | Reply

    Hello Emily, is this product only available in Vietnam? I serve in Kenya and would love to use these for our WASH program. Thanks,Judy

    1. Julia White
      Julia White July 20, 2015 at 15:53 | | Reply

      Hi Judy – thanks for your comment. I’m the Communications Manager at WaterSHED. Please email me at julia@watershedasia.org and I’d be happy to answer any questions about our line of products. Cheers!

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