Emma attended Naples High School and was ranked 8th of 462 senior students and attended Florida Gulf Coast University as a dual-enrolled student. Emma was as a volunteer stage manager at Gulfshore Playhouse as well as the founder of Story Lab at Gulfview Middle School, an after-school creative writing program. She co-founded the literary magazine at Naples High School, works part time as a Barista at Starbucks, and has self-published two volumes of poetry. Currently in her first year at Wellesley College, Emma is pursuing a Creative Writing degree and interns for WZLY, the student radio station. She established “Secrets Between Girls,” a new student publication, and her nonfiction writing is published in Counterpoint, the Wellesley College student life magazine.