Emily Machado entered her first season as assistant coach for the women's soccer team in fall 2016.
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.
Machado graduated from Lasell College with a B.A. in Sport Communcation and a minor in Coaching. She was a four-year student athlete 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.