Emily was born and raised in the Willamette Valley of Oregon. Emily taught 7-8th grade social studies and science in Phoenix, Arizona for 3 years. Middle school students never fail to make her laugh! She has worked with the Camp Fire Middle School Program for 5 years as a Site Supervisor, Program Coordinator and now as the Program Director. She loves seeing students find their voices and achieve their goals in the middle school program. In her spare time, you will find Emily hiking in the Gorge, laughing hysterically, performing and storytelling, or cooking a meal with friends.
Studied sociology and art at the University of Puget Sound. Master’s in Teaching at Arizona State University.