During high school Emily was active in academics, athletics, and her church. She was an honor graduate and AP Scholar, secretary of the Interact Club, member of Youth in Government, and a member of her school’s Honor Council and School Improvement Committee. With her church Emily served on mission committee boards and participated in mission trips throughout the United States and Guatemala. Emily also played high school varsity soccer for four years and earned All-Region and All-State honors. A leader on and off the field, Emily was a part of her school’s first Student Athlete Leadership team.