Emily completed her undergraduate degree in Biology and Psychology at the University of Georgia in 2017. Her passion for working with children began during her time as a camp counselor and swim coach at Extra Special People, Inc. during her college years. She went on to obtain her Occupational Therapy Doctorate from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 2020 where she participated in research focused on pediatric oncology. She loves working with children of all abilities and watching them achieve goals that are important to their families and themselves. Emily grew up in Rome, GA, and she moved back after finishing her degree. She lives with her husband and her dog. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, hiking, kayaking, playing games, and spending time with family.