Emily began her training under the direction of Trudi Angel at Northern California Ballet in Paradise, CA. There, she had the opportunity of performing in ballets such as Coppelia, Don Quixote and Cinderella. In 2014, Emily competed in the youth division of Youth American Grand Prix. In 2016, she was given a full merit scholarship to Silicon Valley Ballet’s summer intensiveand a trainee position. She was also accepted as a trainee to State Street Ballet in Santa Barbara, CA. She has received instruction under teachers such as Richard Gibson, Andrew Allagree, and Zory Kallah. This is her first season as a Eugene Ballet Academy Aspirant in training with EBC.