Emily began dancing at the age of 4 and trained at MelRoes School of Dance for 12 years, where she danced competitively for six years. She has trained in tap, jazz, ballet, modern, lyrical, contemporary, and musical theater. In 2014 she was named dancer of the year at MelRoe’s. In high school, Emily was on the O’Hara dance team, the Shamrockettes, where she was captain for two years. Emily continues to choreograph for her high school dance team. Her senior year she attended the 2016 Citrus Bowl where she performed at the pre-game show with 600 other dancers and cheerleaders from across the country with the Universal Dance Association.
Emily is now attending William Jewell College where she is studying Nursing and is a member of the Crimson Dancers dance team. As a student, Emily has trained under many esteemed choreographers such as Mia Michaels, Joe Tremaine, Tiffany Maher and much more. Emily is so excited to be able to continue at MelRoe’s and enjoys being a part of the staff she admired so much growing up.