Emma is from the Chicagoland area and is currently a student and dancer at Grand Valley State University. As a member of the GVSU Laker Dance Team, she is a 2x National Champion and a team captain. Prior to college, she trained for 15 years in various styles including ballet, jazz, hip hop etc. and danced competitively for two competition teams. Alongside her personal dance experience, she also coaches a local high school varsity dance team.