Emily is from a rural town in Central West New South Wales, Coonamble. Born and bred with the small district of Coonamble, she has become involved in many community based projects. She is an active member in the Coonamble Show Society, Gulargambone Show Society, Coonamble Rotary Club, Rotaract Club of Dubbo City, and Coonamble Royal Far West. She was named the Rural Ambassador of NSW for 2016. Emily is currently studying through Distance Education at University of New England a Bachelor of Education (Primary). She also works full time at the local primary school and hopes to gain employment within the District at the completion of her degree.