Emily spent several years in Graduate and Business School admissions at The George Washington University. In 4 years in undergraduate admissions at American University, as well as 2 seasons reading applications for UC Berkeley, Emily read thousands of applications and learned much about how selective universities make admission decisions. Emily has worked as a college counselor at independent schools in Washington, D.C., California, and Ohio. She currently lives near her hometown of Cleveland.
Emily holds a BA in English from Kenyon College and an MA in Education and Human Development from The George Washington University. She first became interested in admissions as a student at Kenyon, where she gave campus tours and interviewed prospective students. She spent her junior year abroad at the University of Exeter, England.