Emily was born and raised on a ranch in the Black Hills, SD where she first discovered her love for animals. After graduating high school she attended Globe University for an associate degree in Veterinary Technology. Once graduating she decided to move back to the Black Hills to be closer to her family, and became a Registered Veterinary Technician. She began working at the Animal Clinic of Rapid City in 2012, and has recently become the Lead Technician. She enjoys spending time with her husband, son, and her fur baby Mya.