Originally from Idaho, Emily moved to Portland in 2005. She earned her Paralegal Associate Degree of Applied Science at Portland Community College and worked at a bankruptcy and tax law firm for two years before joining Student Legal Services. In addition to working full time, Emily is continuing her education at Portland State University in pursuit of a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. In her free time, Emily enjoys playing with her two very active Bengal cats and is an avid Star Trek fan or “trekkie”. Emily also loves to sing and is a member of the Portland State University Community Chorus faculty and alumni choir.