Emily joined the Gardner School staff in 2016 after seven years at Northwest Academy in Portland. In her time at Northwest Academy, Emily taught math, science, Spanish and learning skills to 6th through 10th graders. She also served as the Math and Science Department Chair, and was Chair of the Health and Safety Committee for the NWAIS accreditation visit. Emily has her Masters of Arts in Teaching from Lewis and Clark College, a double major in Conservation Biology and Geography, and an Environmental Science minor from University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Emily is the proud Mom of three children; Eleanor (6), Theodore (3) and Laurelin (6 months). Together with her husband, Andrew, their family is starting a homestead in Woodland and they love to garden, raise chickens and ducks, explore their woods, create art, and run around outside with their English Shepherds, Ginny and Luna.