Emily graduated in 2005 from Early Childhood Education at Fanshaw College James N Allen Campus here in Simcoe. She later returned to obtain a Healthcare Office Administration certificate in 2011

Local organizations are important to Emily. She has volunteered as a Norfolk 4-H member and leader and been apart of the Haldimand Norfolk Junior Farmers, and Norfolk County Fair- Kids World committee.

Emily and her fiance currently reside in Waterford with their children. As a family they enjoy spending time with each other, taking road trips, attending the children's activities, going for bike rides and yoga.

In her spare time, Emily enjoys hunting with her dad, cooking, and baking.