Emily grew up in Austin, and she received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History from Southwestern University in 2020, and her J.D. with Honors from the University of Texas School of Law in 2023. During law school, Emily was a staff editor on the Review of Litigation for a year. She was also a student attorney with the Children’s Rights Clinic for a semester, a clinical program that represents children in CPS cases. In her free time, Emily enjoys traveling, hiking, and trying new restaurants in the Austin area.