Emily was born in Denver, Colorado and grew up in Neenah. After graduating from UW-Oshkosh with a degree in Special Education, she moved to Green Bay to begin her teaching career. She taught students with intellectual disabilities for 8 years at Green Bay East and for 1 year at Lombardi Middle School. She is currently a stay at home mom and her days are quickly filled up with play dates and sporting events/practices. Emily married Brian in June 2015 and they have two sons, ages 10 and 3. As a family they enjoy sports, hiking, camping, and swimming. Emily and her family love all of the hiking trails in the Green Bay area.