Emily started ballet when she was six years old under Lizanne McAdams-Graham up in Evergreen, Colorado. She started performing in classical ballet productions at the Academy of Classical Ballet in Arvada, Colorado in 2004 and started dancing there full time in 2009. Some of her favorite roles include Clara in the Nutcracker, The Bluebird Pas De Deux in Sleeping Beauty, and Prayer in Coppelia. She has also attend Ballet Magnificat's summer intensive down in Mississippi, as well as Ballet West’s Principal dancer Chris Young's summer intensive. Other than ballet, she also loves jazz, character, swing, and lyrical. After taking a break from dancing to graduate from college and to get married, she rekindled her love for dance when she started taking classes at Turning Pointe and she is excited to share her passion for dance and the Lord here! Other than dancing, Emily loves to sing, scrapbook, hike, and read.