B.A.in International Studies, Emory University. After college, Emily joined Teach for America in the Bay Area and taught lower elementary. She has had a wide range of school positions including teaching grades K, 2, 3, GATE, After School, serving on the school leadership team, and heading multiple committees. Since teaching, Emily also trained Oakland Teaching Fellows, supports current TFA corps members, and traveled to Japan with the Japan Fulbright Memorial Fund. Currently, Emily teaches second grade at Think College Now, Elementary in Oakland, CA and aspires to be an elementary school principal.