In high school, Emily balanced academics, band, and various clubs. While serving as a Section Leader and Secretary of the Varsity band at her school, Emily also managed to be very involved outside of the band world. Helping to found Racquetball Club and Neglected Sports Cheer Club, she also managed to help raise thousands of dollars every year for Relay for Life. While in the classroom, Emily earned the honor of AP Scholar with Distinction, various Rotary Club Awards, and was heavily involved in National Honor Society. Throughout her senior year, Emily stayed actively involved in the community, serving through her church and her school. While at Samford, Emily hopes to further her philanthropic interests with Greek Life.