Emily Machado joined the Lasers in November 2014 as the Director of Sports Information and Event Management. Machado served as the Assistant Director of Sports Information at Becker College prior to her hire at Lasell, where she was responsible for game day statistics, event management, website content, and social media.
At the conclusion of her second full year, Machado was named as Great Northeast Athletic Conference Sports Information Director of the Year, and repeated with the award in 2017 for the first back-to-back achievements in conference history.
Machado graduated from Lasell College with a B.A. in Sport Communcation and a minor in Coaching. She was a four-year starter for the Lasell women's soccer program, contributing to three Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championships as well as three National Collegiate Athletic Association bids.
Following graduation, Machado spent a season at Curry College as the women's soccer assistant coach. She helped lead the Colonels to the Commonwealth Coast Conference playoffs, and was responsible for player academics and recruiting.