Emmy loves teaching upper elementary and has taught 3rd, 4th and 5th grade in her 16 years in the classroom. She started working for the Seattle Public Schools in 2009 at Lawton. Emmy grew up in California in a small rural town outside of Sacramento. She graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Psychology, earned her teaching credential from San Francisco State, and earned her Masters in Education from Leslie University. Outside the classroom, Emmy enjoys reading, tinkering on her computer, and spending time with her family.